Seaman William Edward Cook

Royal Naval Reserve, HM Trawler Grouse

Died: Saturday 26 May 1917 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
COOK, WILLIAM EDWARD
Additional information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. William Cook, of 70, Hemplands, Lowestoft. Born at Lowestoft.
Cemetery:
LOWESTOFT (NORMANSTON DRIVE) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
13. 398.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Cook
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
26 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 73)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Cook
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 175)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Cook
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 175)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H J Cook
Context:
joined
Date:
26 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 529 (East Riding) Field Company Royal Engineers (page 75)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H J Cook
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
28 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 529 (East Riding) Field Company Royal Engineers (page 76)
Name:
Captain H V Cook
Context:
other
Date:
30 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 216)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel G T R Cook
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
31 May 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 20 Hussars (page 343)
Name:
Private D Cook
Context:
Date:
31 May 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 861)