ALBERT HENRY COOK

 

Born: 1881, Ipswich.

Died: 22nd October 1917; age 36; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Bombardier; Service Number: 148867; Regiment: Royal Field Artillery, 125th Battery, 29th Brigade.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

V.B.24.

Cement House Cemetery,

West-Vlaanderen,

Belgium.

 

CENSUS

1881   26, Newton Street, Ipswich.

 

Albert was 2 days old and living with his parents.

Arthur George Cook, 23, a Borer & Driller, born Ipswich.

Elizabeth Cook (nee Moss), 23, born Ipswich.

1 monthly nurse.

 

1891   167, Bow Common Lane, Mile End Old Town.

 

Albert was 10 years old and living with his parents & brother.

Arthur, 32, a Stage Carrier Conductor.

Elizabeth, 32, a Machinist.

Arthur Cook, 1, born Stratford, Essex.

 

1901   Taleohnestone Villa, Bramford Road, Ipswich.

 

Albert was 19 years old, a Milk Salesman. He was living with his uncle, maternal aunt & uncle + uncle’s niece.

William Henry Bucke, 28, a Master Daityman – employer, born Framsden, Suffolk.

Louisa Bucke, 23, born Ipswich.

Mary Bucke, 9, born Cold Norton, Essex.

 

1911   240, Bramford Road, Ipswich.

 

Albert was 29 years old, a Milk Carrier. He was living with his maternal aunt & uncle + cousins.

Willia, 40, a Dairyman.

Louisa, 36, Assisting in business.

Muriel Gladys Bucke, 8, born Ipswich.

Gwedoline Louise Bucke, 7, born Ipswich.

Sybil Margaret Bucke, 1, born Ipswich.

 

Albert’s mother Elizabeth Cook, died 1898, Mile End Old Town.

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Royal Field Artillery, 125th Battery, 29th Brigade:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-royal-artillery-in-the-first-world-war/

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