The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private L Charles


Photograph by "Danielle"

Private Lewis CHARLES, G/21328,  7th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 267140, Middlesex Regiment), died, Flanders France, 18th May 1918, age 41.

Born Burnley, Lancashire, son of Alfred Charles, of Burnley, Lancashire.

1903, September Quarter, Burnley Registration District, married Martha Schofield, 208, Oldham Road, Longsight, Oldham, Lancashire.

1911 Census- 12 Houghton Street, Royton, Oldham, Lancashire - Lewis Charles, head, age 31, married, house painter, born Burnley, Lancashire; Martha Charles, wife, age 28, married 7 years, 2 children, 1 still alive, born Oldham, Lancashire; Alfred Charles, son, age 6, born Royton, Lancashire.

Enlisted Royton, Lancashire. Resided Longsight, Oldham, Lancashire.

Buried at  Annois Communal Cemetery,  I. A. 3., Aisne, France.

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