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LOWESTOFT WAR MEMORIAL, SURNAMES E

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Transcribed and researched Martin Edwards 2017

EAGLE Sidney William
Air Mechanic 2nd Class 19324, No. 1 Training Centre (Halton), Royal Flying Corps. Died in Military Hospital, Curragh, 1 April 1916. Aged 20. Born June 1895. Attested 27 January 1916, aged 20 years 6 months, height 5 feet 7¼ inches, girth 33 inches. Prior to enlistment he was a Clerk. Son of Mrs. Ann Rose Eagle, of 168, Denmark Rd., Lowestoft. In the 1911 census he was the son of William and Rose Eagle, aged 15, a Short Hand Typist, born Lowestoft, resident 168 Denmark Road, Lowestoft. Buried in LOWESTOFT (BECCLES ROAD) CEMETERY, Suffolk. Plot/Row/Section 13. Grave 182. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
EARL Jack Arthur
Private M2/229082, 910th Mechanical Transport Company, Royal Army Service Corps. Died 15 December 1918 in Salonika. Aged 29. Son of Charles and Mary Earl, of Lowestoft; husband of Cecilia Agatha Earl (nee Roberts) of 71, London Rd., South Lowestoft, married 11 October 1913 in St John, Lowestoft. In the 1911 census he was the son of Charles E and Mary A Earl, aged 21, a Motor Driver, born Oulton, Suffolk, resident 56 Alexandra Road, Lowestoft. Buried in MIKRA BRITISH CEMETERY, KALAMARIA, Greece. Grave 1575. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
EASTER Raymond Victor
Lance Corporal 9232, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 3 July 1916 in France & Flanders. Aged 20. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Albert and Elizabeth Easter, of 27, Church Rd., Lowestoft. Buried in OVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot VI. Row M. Grave 6. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
EASTER Thomas John
Sapper 414737, 412th Field Company, 20th Depot, Royal Engineers. Died 21 May 1918 at home. Aged 31. Born Lowestoft, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft, Suffolk. Buried in LOWESTOFT (KIRKLEY) CEMETERY, Suffolk. Plot/Row/Section W. Grave 59. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
EDMONDS Ernest
Private, Suffolk Regiment. Died of pneumonia. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
EDMONDS

Herbert Card

Private 158687, 57th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died of wounds 2 October 1918 in France & Flanders. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Mr. J. Edmonds, of 44, Bevan St., Lowestoft. Formerly 48470, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in SUNKEN ROAD CEMETERY, BOISLEUX-ST. MARC, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row F. Grave 30. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

EDMONDS

James

Private 25388, 12th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Killed in action 7th June 1917. Aged 28. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Bury St Edmund's. Husband of Mrs. B. M. Edmonds, of 107, St. Margaret's Rd., Lowestoft. Formerly 29671, Middlesex Regiment. Buried in VOORMEZEELE ENCLOSURE No.3, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot XIII. Row G. Grave 11. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

EDWARDS George Frederick
Private 201316, 2nd/4th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Killed in action in Egypt 5th November 1917. Aged 25. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Gillingham, Kent, resident Chatham, Kent. Son of the late James and Sarah Edwards, of 44, Stanley St., Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on JERUSALEM MEMORIAL, Israel. Panel 41. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's
EDWARDS Sidney Arthur
Private G/11216, 8th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action in France 24 September 1918. Born Kingsland, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 6. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
EDWARDS

William James

Rifleman 42523 [SDGW] or 43523 [CWGC], 8th/9th Battalion, Royal irish Rifles. Killed in action 19th Septembr 1917. Aged 29. Enlisted Colchester, Essex. Son of James and Sarah Edwards, of Lowestoft; husband of Florence Mabel Edwards, of 17, Rebow St., Colchester. Essex. Formerly 7058, LOndon Regiment. Buried in METZ-EN-COUTURE COMMUNAL CEMETERY BRITISH EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row E. Grave 3. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

ELLIS Stanley
Leading Seaman 6788A, S.S. Tyrhang, Royal Naval Reserve. Lost with his shhip when it was torpedoed and sunk by an enemy submarine 22 March 1918 off Pendeme, Cornwall. Aged 26. Born 14 June 1891 in Tunstall, Norfolk. Son of James and Mary Ellis, of Brunstead, Stalham, Norwich; husband of Gertrude Clara Grimmer (formerly Ellis), of 8, Factory St., Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Column 30. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
ELVEN

Arthur Robert James

Lieutenant, H.M.S. Ghurka, Royal Naval Reserve. Died when his ship was mined and sunk 8th February 1917. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire. Panel 27. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

Note: H.M.S. Ghurka was a Tribal Class Torpedo Boat Destroyer, laid down 29th April 1907, 880-tons, 255ft x 25ft, steam turbine engines, part of the 6th Flotilla and Dover Patrols. Mined and sunk on 8th February 1917, only five crew members survived.

EMERY Burkett John
Lieutenant, Royal Engineers. Missing believed killed in action in France between 11 and 13 October 1915. Aged 31. Husband of Nora Fanny Emery, of 2, North Gate, Harborne, Birmingham. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 4 and 5. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
EVERITT J E
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's

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