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Private C S Beckett


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Private Charles S BECKETT, S/8579, 1st  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, France and Flanders, 18th April 1915.

22nd October 1893?, born Fulham, SW, son of Thomas & Harriett Beckett.

25th September 1894, St Peter, Fulham, baptism, of Charles Beckett, son of Thomas (builder) & Harriett Beckett, of 49 Reporton? Road.


1911 Census - 59 Bromley Gardens, Bromley, Kent - Thomas Beckett, head, age 49, married, bricklayer, born Hawton, near Newark, Nottinghamshire; Harriett Beckett, wife, age 50, married 30 years, 10 children, 9 still alive, born Gonerly, Grantham, Lincolnshire; Thomas Beckett, son, age 29, single, painter, born Newark, Nottinghamshire; Frederick Beckett, son, age 23, single, carman carrier, born Fulham, Middlesex; Charles, son, age 17, single, apprentice baker, born Fulham, Middlesex; Matilda Beckett, daughter, age 14, at home, born born Fulham, Middlesex.


Enlisted Woolwich, Kent.

Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 45 and 47, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium / Bromley War Memorial.

see also Pte A C Beckett


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