Born: 13th January 1895, Ipswich.
Died: 10th January 1917; age 21; KiA – by a trench mortar bomb near Ypres.
Enlistment Date: 18th November 1915.
Wounded: Gunshot wound of the face III. Contusion or simple flesh wound – Discharged from hospital 24th September 1916
Rank: Private; Service Number: B/19968
Regiment: Royal Fusiliers, 26th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
West – Vlaanderen,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of George Henry & Mary Ellen Jary, of 64/66, Fore Street, Ipswich.
1901 71, Fore Street, Ipswich.
Owen was 6 years old and living with his parents, siblings & aunt.
George Henry Jary, 36, a Drapery Shopkeeper – own account, born Stiffkey, Norfolk.
Mary Ellen Jary (nee Barrett), 33, born Harleston, Norfolk.
Ethel Mary Jary, 7, born Ipswich.
Ernest Henry Jary, 5 months, born Ipswich.
Elizabeth Neal, 63, born Whissonett, Norfolk.
2 domestic servants.
1911 71/73, Fore Street, Ipswich.
Owen was 16 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
George, 46, a Drapery & Boots Dealer – own account.
Ethel, 17, assisting in family business.
Ruth Jary, 6, born Ipswich.
1 domestic servant.
Owen is also remembered on St. Clement’s Church WW1 War Memorial