About Frederick John Bodenham Cowley
Born Q3 1895 in Gloucester.
1901 is with parents at Bricklands, Sandhurst Lane, Longford, Gloucs. Age 5.
1911 is at Ratcliffe College, Leicester (Barrow Upon Stour).
Killed in action in WW1 in France near Peronne, Somme. A Second Lieutenant in the Gloucestershire Regiment. Is buried in the New British Cemetry at Bouchoir in 111.d.83.
Miltary records spell Bodnum as Bodenham.
Probate given to his mother with effects of £409.17s.4d.
COWLEY, FREDERICK JOHN BODENHAM
- Rank: Second Lieutenant
- Date of Death:11/08/1918
- Age: 23
- Regiment/Service: Gloucestershire Regiment attd. 1st Bn. Dorsetshire Regiment
- Grave Reference: III. D. 83.
- Cemetery: BOUCHOIR NEW BRITISH CEMETERY
- Additional Information: Son of Frederick James Bodenham Cowley and Florence Emily Cowley, of Holmleigh, Falkner St., Gloucester. Abankclerk.