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.

Edward is also remembered on St. John the Baptist church Ipswich WW1 Memorial.

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

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