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James Edward Cowling

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Private 23453   Norfolks  A coy   9th Battalion.


Joined up at Cromer aged 20 yrs 11 mths. 10th Dec 1915    -     KIA 18th Oct 1916.


Possibly at the Battle of the Transloy Ridges, 1 - 18 October 1916, part of the Battle of the Somme.


Son of James and Harriet Cowling, Little Barney.


1911 Census. Living at 46. Honingham.


James Cowling         Head       42                     Farm Labourer      born  Drayton Norfolk.

Harriet                      wife         37           17yrs married                             Colton  Norfolk

Owen                       son            17                    Shepherd                         Colton

James                      son             16                    Farm Labourer                Colton

Florence                  daughter     13                   school                              Colton

Mildred                   daughter     11                   school                               Honingham norfolk

William                  son    born and died between 1901 and 1911 census.  Honingham.

George                   son               7                      school                                Honingham.

Harriet                   daughter       5                                                               Honingham.

Doris                     daughter       6 mths                                                      Honingham.


After moving to Barney J. E. Cowling became a chauffeur.