James Bowmer

Private

Royal Garrison Artillery 167330 6th Siege Battery

Medal Index Card

Victory and British War Medals

Army Record

Attested 30 November 1915 aged 37, to Army Reserve 1 December 1915, Mobilized 11 June 1917. He was demobbed to the Horse Shoe Hotel, Ripley. Previously he had been four years in the Territorials with the 5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters.

CENSUS INFORMATION

1901: Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
James Bowmer Jnr. Head 22 Limestone Quarryman Crich
Gertrude   wife 19   Crich

RG13 piece 3231 folio 18 page 27

1911: Jovial Dutchman, Crich

Forename Surname Relationship Age Occupation Where born
James Bowmer Head 33 Licenced Victualler Crich
Gertrude Bowmer wife 29 Assisting in the business Crich
Edgar Bowmer son 9 School Crich
Rebecca Coleman servant 17 Domestic Servant Crich

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