Cook, Edwin

Edwin Cook, Private, 4031749, King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. 

Edwin was born in Carew, the son of George Thomas Cook, and Mary Ann Cook. He was the husband of Ada Cook, of Altrincham, Cheshire, and served in the 1st Battalion, King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. 
The Battalion was based on the Maginot Line at the outbreak of World War Two, and it was here that Edwin was killed, on 21 May 1940.
He was 26 years old, and is buried at Froyennes Communal Cemetery, Belgium.