Born: 1891, Ipswich.
Died: 16th May 1915; age 23; KiA – Richebourg.
Date of Entry Therein: 5th May 1915 – France.
Rank: Sapper; Service Number: 25758
Regiment: Royal Engineers, 5th Field Coy.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Charles & Clara Alice Crowe, of 26, Orwell Road, Ipswich.
1901 7, Levington Road, Ipswich.
James was 9 years old and living with his parents, siblings & maternal grandmother.
Charles Crowe, 41, a Coppersmith, born Leiston, Suffolk.
Clara Alice Crowe (nee Hanton), a Stay Machinist – at home, born Sudbury, Suffolk.
Frederick Charles Crowe, 11, born Ipswich.
Edith Beatrice Crowe, 4, born Ipswich.
Ruby Evelyn Crowe, 1, born Ipswich.
Maria Hanton, 62, a Midwife, born Ipswich.
1911 7, Levington Road, Ipswich.
James was 19 years old, a Coppersmith – Engineer Works. He was living with his parents & siblings.
Charles, 51, a Coppersmith – Engineer Works.
Charles, 21, a Carpenter – Builder.
Violet Esme Crowe, 9, born Ipswich.
Ernest Harold Crowe, 4, born Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Charles Crowe – father.
James is also remembered on the Orwell Works Memorial Ransomes Sims & Jefferies Ipswich.