Other names: Edward Charles
Locations in this story: Shute Lane, Iwerne Minster, DorsetFrance & FlandersGosport, Hampshire
Story: Edward Charles Domoney was born in Iwerne Minster, Dorset, on 2nd July 1887, the son of John Domoney and Emily Esther Domoney (née Poore). He lived most of his civilian life in Iwerne Minster. He married Rosa Coward on 28th June 1910 and they went on have two daughters. Edward enlisted with the Royal Army Service Corps on 22nd November 1915 and was ranked as a Shoeing Smith (Service No. TS/9937). He served in France & Flanders and eventually discharged on 19th January 1920. He was awarded the Victory and British War Medals. By the time of the 1939 Register he was living at his long term home in Rosa Cottage, Shute Lane, Iwerne Minster, Dorset, and was employed as a Labourer. His death is recorded in the Gosport, Hampshire, Registry in 1969 and he was buried at Iwerne Minster.