TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Panel 48 to 50 and 162A. Belgium
Hertford Town Memorial St Andrew’s Church Roll of Honour, Hertford St Andrew’s Church Memorial, Hertford Not on the Hoddesdon memorials
Born in 1887 in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire son of William Dowton and Jane (Spicer) Dowton living in Bull Plain, Hertford in 1901 and in 2 Spencer Street, Hertford in 1911 working as a coal dealer’s carman.
Enlisted at Hertford and was killed in action on the eve of the Third Battle of Ypres in the region of Zillbeke.