Thomas Henry Dowler

Name

Thomas Henry Dowler

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

27/07/1916
24

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Sergeant
4/6256
Bedfordshire Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Pier and Face 2 C.
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
All Saints Church Memorial, Hertford
St Mary’s Church Memorial, Rushden

Pre War

Born in 1892 in Morton Street, Baldock, Hertfordshire and baptised on 24 Jul 1892 in Baldock son of Thomas and Susan Dowler (nee Webster) and living in Hythe, Kent in 1911 as a farm labourer. He married Annie Costin in 1914 in Hertford and they lived at 5 Green Street, Hertford.

His parents were living in Mill End, Rushden, Herts. in 1911

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford and was killed in action during the successful capture of Longueval on the Somme.

Additional Information

Brother of Walter Dowler died 18 Nov 1914 and listed on this same memorial.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox