Eric Tennant's Story.
The Birkenhead News. Saturday October 3, 1914.
The Brothers Cowan.
Lance Corporal Jack Macreadie Cowan, second son of the late Mr. William Cowan and Mrs. Cowan of “Edendarroch,” Balls Road, Oxton, has for some years been attached to E Company, 4th battalion Cheshire Regiment, now stationed at Northampton.
Sergeant Eric Tennant Cowan is the third son of the late Mr. Cowan and is in the same regiment as his brother. Both Messrs. Cowan were educated at the Birkenhead Institute.