war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper

Service Record Notes



3 Years with the Colours

G/602 - Causer John - Pte. 1st East Kentís Regiment.
Age 20 years.
Trade. Engine Cleaner.
Enlisted at Nonnington 28th August 1914.
Place of birth - Dosthill.
Next of kin - Mother 19 West View, Hayton Quarry Nr. Liverpool. 
Also, 15, Elm Street.
Will you please note ----- --- belonging to the late No. 602 Pte. John Causer, 1st Bn. East Kent Regt. should be despatched to Mr Edwin Causer, 15 Elm Street, Hayton Quarry, near Liverpool.
Home 28/8/14 to 16/8/15.
BEF France 17/8/15 to 19/10/15.
Hospital Camiers reports death 19 October 602  Private John Causer 1st East Kents inform relatives.  

Edwin Causer.
Age 25.
Born abt. 1889.
Birth Parish - Winecote.
County Warwickshire.
East Kent Regiment.
No. 544.
Short Service.  (Three years with the Colours)
Attestation of
Regtl. No 544- Edwin Causer - Regt. The Buffs.
Occupation - Collier.
Enlisted at Nonington on 28th August 1914. The Buffs.
Joined at Canterbury 1/9/14.
The Buffs. Attested - Pte. 28/8/14.
6th Batt. Posted Pte. 1/914.
Home 28/8/14 to 31/5/15.
BEF France 1/6/15 to 7/3/16.
6th Killed in Action 7/3/16.
To whom married.
Elizabeth Mary Sutton, spinster, Nonington 4/1/12.
Gwendoline Bessie 21/1/13. Eastry.
Edwin Daniel 24/2/15. Eastry.
6th Batt. The Buffs East Kent Regiment.
G/544 - Pte. Causer Edwin - deceased.
Widow. Elizabeth Mary Causer, 1, Church Street, Nonington.
Two children of soldier.
Gwendoline Bessie Causer - January 21st 1913. Address as above.
Edwin Daniel Causer. February 24th 1915. As above.
Father. Edwin Causer 19, West View, Huyton Quarry, Nr Liverpool.
Mother. Rose Causer, Address as above.
Thomas Henry Causer age 33, Mount Ephraim Nonington, Nr, Dover.
Albert Causer age 27. 38, Breckfield Road Everton, Liverpool.
Isaiah Causer age 23. 10, Elm Street, Huyton Quarry, Liverpool.
Eveleyn G. Causer age 18Ĺ 19, West View Huyton Quarry, Nr. Liverpool.

Sarah Ann Causer age 17. Address as above. 


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