ALFRED CHARLES DAVID COOK

 

 

Born: 1895, Ipswich.

Died: 20th July 1916; age 21; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 3rd December 1914.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 3/9006; Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

XIV.C.29.

Caterpillar Valley Cemetery,

Longueval,

Somme,

France.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   St. Matthew’s Ale Stores, 37, St. Matthew’s Street, Ipswich.

 

Alfred was 5 years old and living with his parents, siblings & paternal uncle.

Alfred James Cook, 33, a landlord – Beer House – own account, born Martlesham, Suffolk.

Lewis James Read, 9, born Ipswich.

Annie Eliza Cook (nee Read), 30, born Ipswich.

Violet Annie Cook, 2, born Ipswich.

David Cook, 46, an Agricultural Labourer, born Martlesham.

1 visitor

1boarder

1 servant.

 

1911   31 & 33, Black Horse Lane, Ipswich.

 

Alfred was 15 years old, an Errand Boy – Butcher. he was living with his parents & sisters.

Alfred, 43, a General Dealer own account.

Annie, 39.

Violet, 12.

Annie Eliza Cook, 6, born Ipswich.

 

Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/suffolk-regiment/

http://www.suffolkregiment.org/Menu.html

 

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