JAMES THOMAS GOWER

 

 

 

Born: 1889, Ipswich.

Died: 12th December 1916; age 27; Died of Wounds – No. 41 Casualty Clearing Station.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 43257; Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

I.A.12.

Wanquetin Communal Cemetery Extension,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mr A. Gower, of Felix House, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1891   3, Pearson Cottage, Rose Hill Road, Ipswich.

 

Thomas was a year old and living with his parents & siblings.

Alexander Gower, 28, a Bricklayer, born Stoke by Clare, Suffolk.

Mary Ann Gower (nee Drane), 28, a Framlingham, Suffolk.

Arthur Alexander Gower, 5, born Ipswich.

Rosalie Naomi Gower, 4, born Ipswich.

Ariel Thomas Gower, 3, born Ipswich.

 

1901   138, Rose Hill Road, Ipswich.

 

Thomas was 11 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Alexander, 38, a Bricklayer.

Mary, 37.

Arthur, 15, an Apprentice to Bricklayer.

Rosalie, 14, an Apprentice to Dressmaker.

Ariel, 13.

Irene Mabel Gower, 9, born Ipswich.

 

1911   Felix House, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich.

 

Thomas was 21 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Alexander, 48, a Builder – Employer.

Mary, 47.

Rosalie, 24, a Dressmaker.

Ariel, 23, a Bricklayer.

Irene, 19, a Hair Dresser.

 

Suffolk Regiment, 7th 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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