EDWARD REGINALD HOOKER

 

 

Born: 1894, Ipswich.

Died: 23rd March 1918; age 23; KiA.

Residence: Ipswich.

Enlistment Location: Kynoch Town.

Rank: Private; Service Number: G/22411; Regiment: The Buffs (East Kent Regiment), 7th Battalion.

 

Grave Reference:

Panel 16.

Pozieres Memorial,

Somme,

France.

 

Relatives Notified: Son of the late Mr & Mrs Joseph Thomas Hooker.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   5, Farringdon Villas, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich.

 

Edward was 6 years old and living with his parents, sister & step sister.

Joseph Thomas Hooker, 50, a Master Mariner, born Harwich, Essex.

Happy Ada Hooker (nee Aldous), 29, born Ipswich.

Ada Carwardine Aldous, 9, born Ipswich.

Lily May Hooker, 9 months, born Ipswich – died 1906, Ipswich.

 

Edward’s father, Joseph Thomas Hooker, died 1906, Ipswich. His mother, Happy Ada Hooker, died 1917, Ipswich.

 

The Buffs (East Kent Regiment), 7th Battalion:

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

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