Lewis Bower (1891-1917)

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Lewis Bower

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

BOWER, LEWIS. Lance Corporal. No 40229. 10th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. Born Honley. Son of Mrs F. Bower, 312 Vicarage Road, Longwood. Employed as a weaver by Messrs Hirst and Mallinson Limited, Cliffe End Mills, Longwood. Reported wounded and missing, 20.9.1917, aged 26. Buried in YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 11, Row D, Grave 35.
ROH:- St. Mark's Parish Church, Longwood.
Brother of Private NORRIS BOWER, who died of wounds, 9.6.1918.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission