See also

Frederick Clement Bowtle (1882-1916)

Individual Events and Attributes

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • bricklayer then a plumber1,2

  • Birth:

  • 8 Jan 1882

  • Hackney, Middlesex, England1,2,3,4

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 9)

  • 176 Cassland Road, Hackney, London, England5

  •  

  • aged 9, attending school born Hackmey, living with mother.

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 19)

  • 21 Carisbrooke Road, Walthamstow, London, England1

  •  

  • unmarried son working as a bricklayer and living with his mother, a brother, three sisters and a niece. Born in Hackney London

  • Military Ending:

  • 3 Jul 1916 (age 34)

  • Handel Street, Walthamstow, Essex, England6

  •  

  • 4274 Private London regt Died of his wounds at Aldershot

  • Death:

  • 3 Jul 1916 (age 34)

  • Albert, Somme, France7,8,9,10

  •  

  • Cause: of wounds received in action

    . He was private 4274 London Regiment, 1st (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers).

     

    A letter from Marten to Geoff says that Fred stated he would not return as he was hopelessly in love with a married woman.

  • Probate:

  • 13 Oct 1916

  • Principal Registry, High Holborn, Holborn, London, England7,10

  •  

  • of 35 Granville Road Walthamstow Essex private 1st battalion London regiment (City of London) died 3 July 1916 in France on active service. Administration of effects of £30. 9s. 6d (~£1,797.79 in 2005) to Sidney Morley Bowtle banker's clerk

  • Miscellaneous:

  • 19167

  •  

  •  

  • A letter from Marten to Geoff says that Fred stated he would not return as he was hopelessly in love with a married woman

  • Burial:

  • aft 13 Oct 1916

  • Couin British Cemetery, Couin, Pas-de-Calais, France11

  •  

  • grave I. C. 13

  • War Memorial:

  •  

  • Necropole Nationale, Notre Dame De Lorette, Pas-de-Calais, France12

  •  

  • as F Bowtle

Sources

1.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1633 folio:130 page:7. Cit. Date: 28 December 2018.

2.

Ancestry UK, De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour, 1914-1919, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk).

3.

Geoff Bowtle personal communication.

4.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Hackney 1882 quarter:2 volume:1b page:575.

5.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).

6.

Ancestry UK, British Army WWI Service Records 1914-1920, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk).

7.

Geoff Bowtle personal communication. letter.

8.

Ancestry UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914-1919, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk).

9.

Ancestry UK, De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour, 1914-1919, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). 1916 Vol I.83 page 18.

10.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1916 page:266. Cit. Date: 18 January 2017.

11.

Commonwealth War Grave Commission, ( on-line at www.cwgc.org).

12.

Mel Brice personal communication. see photographs in personal file. Cit. Date: 14 April 2018.