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Place of Birth: Keighley, Yorkshire
Service No: 7584
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 2nd Battalion
Division: 30th Division
Date of Death: 1917-10-26
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 52 to 54 and 162A.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Ambrose Bower was the son of Albert and Louisa Bower, née Crane. Albert was born at Keighley, Yorkshire and Louisa in India.
1891 Keighley, Yorkshire Census: 11, Sloe Street - Ambrose Bower, aged 5 years, born Keighley, son of Albert and Lousia [sic] Bower.
1901 Keighley, Yorkshire Census: Caravan (Rectory Grounds) - Ambrose Bower, aged 15 years, born Keighley, son of Albert and Lucy [sic] Bower.
Ambrose was married to Hannah Louisa Davis in 1910.
1911 Keighley, Yorkshire Census: 23, Pitt Street - Ambrose Bower, aged 25 years, born Keighley, husband of Hannah Louisa Bower.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Ambrose Bower, M.M., 7584, Yorkshire Regiment. Disembarkation date: 5 October 1914.
Data Source: Craven Herald Article
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Private Ambrose BOWER
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 30th Division
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