J. W. Cummins
Service no. 2033
Corporal, London Regiment, 22nd Battalion
Died age 31 on 20 May 1916
Husband of Edith Cummins, of South Lambeth, London.
Remembered at Bruay Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Information from the 1911 census
In 1911 James William Cummins, then 26, born in Lambeth, was married and living with his family in 2 rooms at 191 South Lambeth Road. He was a foreman in a coffee husking mill. His wife, Edith Cummins, 25, was born in Battersea. Their baby son, Leslie Cummins, 4 months, was born in Lambeth. Margaret Stevens, a 29-year-old single domestic cook from Dundalk, County Louth, was visiting.
James and Edith had three further children, born between 1912 and 1916.