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Remembrance => Applications for Commemoration => Topic started by: mack on April 25, 2019, 11:16:56 PM

Title: 2873 ernest rowson
Post by: mack on April 25, 2019, 11:16:56 PM
2873 ernest rowson
55 Herbert st,ardwick
died 11th april 1917 of TB
aged 35
buried gorton cemetery.C.CC.189 on 16th april 1917
Title: Re: 2873 ernest rowson
Post by: Tim Bell on January 23, 2020, 02:25:26 PM
Pte 2873 Ernest Rowson
Pte Rowson had joined 3rd VB Manchesters and then served 7 yrs in the S Wales Borders,5790 incl Boer War (Discharged with DAH), when he re-enlisted on 27/8/1914. Ernest trained with 3rd Bttn and he was discharged unfit from the Mil Hosp Grimsby on 15/4/1915.  Ernest had Tubercle of Lung. The Pension record says the condition was not the result of service and sadly doesn’t mention aggravated – which it almost certainly was.
Ernest died from chronic Nephritis & Bronchitis due to Active Service on 11/4/1917.
Widow Charlotte Mabel & 2 Daughters Alice & Arthur.4 School St, Newton Heath. Pension awarded.
Title: Re: 2873 ernest rowson
Post by: Tim Bell on September 04, 2020, 04:59:52 PM
DC Confirms cause of death.  Burial location needed.
Title: Re: 2873 ernest rowson
Post by: mack on September 04, 2020, 09:01:56 PM
DC Confirms cause of death.  Burial location needed.
his burial is already posted tim

mack
Title: Re: 2873 ernest rowson
Post by: Tim Bell on September 04, 2020, 09:30:04 PM
Oops