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 Edwin Cecil William Powell

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Edwin Cecil William Powell

Birth
Death 13 Jun 1917 (aged 12)
Burial Newham, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 48826593 View Source
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Edwin passed away aged 12 years old.

On June the 13th, 18 children were tragically killed when a bomb fell through the roof of their school in Upper North Street, Poplar.
The funeral was on the 20th of June for all of the children. 15 children were buried in a mass grave and 3 had private burials.

The names of all the children

Louise A Acompora

Alfred E. Batt

Leonard C Bareford

John P Brennan

William T H Challien

Vera M Clayson

Alice M Cross

William Hollis

George A Hyde

Grace Jones

Rose Martin

George Morris

Edwin C W Powell

Robert Stimson

Elizabeth Taylor

Rose Tuffin

Frank Wingfield

Florence L Woods

There is a War Memorial for all of the children from this school.


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  • Maintained by: woowoo
  • Originally Created by: darealjolo
  • Added: 26 Feb 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 48826593
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/48826593/edwin-cecil_william-powell : accessed ), memorial page for Edwin Cecil William Powell (13 Aug 1904–13 Jun 1917), Find a Grave Memorial ID 48826593, citing East London Cemetery and Crematorium, Newham, London Borough of Newham, Greater London, England ; Maintained by woowoo (contributor 49949980) .