Joseph William Cowley

CHORISTER at St John the Baptist Church & PLAYED TENOR HORN FOR HUGGLESCOTE & ELLISTOWN SILVER BAND

ABOUT JOSEPH WILLIAM COWLEY


About:
Studied at St John the Baptist Church School, Station Road.
Bill's body was never found but was almost certainly a tunneller who died at Vimy Ridge, although his name on the Thiepval Memorial (Somme) which is 20 miles away to the south.

Died: 7th/8th May 1916. Vimy Ridge, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Memorial: name clock tower st John the Baptist Hugg



Credits to King Edward VII College

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