Thomas Cowley, Private 308365, 1/8th Battalion, The King’s (Liverpool Regt)
Died 3rd June 1917 in Belgium, aged 24
Son of Joseph and Sarah Ann Cowley, of Macclesfield, Cheshire.
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Private Thomas Cowley is buried in grave ref. VII. E. 12 of the Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery, Belgium. His father asked for the words A NOBLE BROTHER, TRUE & KIND, A BEAUTIFUL MEMORY LEFT BEHIND to be added to his headstone.
IN LOVING MEMORY OF SARAH ANN BELOVED WIFE OF JOSEPH COWLEY OF LEVENSHULME LATE OF MACCLESFIELD WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE DECEMBER 31ST 1923 IN HER 57TH YEAR
ALSO THE ABOVE NAMED JOSEPH VERNON COWLEY WHO FELL ASLEEP MARCH 5TH 1943 IN HIS 75TH YEAR
ALSO TOM SON OF THE ABOVE KILLED IN BELGIUM JUNE 3RD 1917 AGED 24 YEARS….