Monday, 25 January 2016

Charles Edward Hall 1895-1917

Born: 25 December 1895 and Baptised 2 February 1896

Son of: William Henry Hall b.1871 Worsbro', d.1912,
Labourer colliery surface 12 Pensioner Row, Worsbro', who was married at Ardsley on 17 September 1893 to Annie Elizabeth Jackson, b.1875 Barnsley

Position in family: The oldest of 4 children
1.Charles Edward b.1895 WW1 KILLED
2.Annie Elizabeth born about 1900
3.Frank born about 1903
4.Hester born about 1907

Home address, age and occupation:
1901: 16 Dobie Street, Barnsley aged 6 (a boarder with father only)
1911: 12 Pensioner Row Worsbro' aged 15, a tramming miner

Charles was unmarried

Military Service:
Enlisted: in Harrogate originally in Yorkshire Light Infantry 2143
Regiment and Battalion:   4/Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Service number and rank:  202128 (formerly 10532) private
Awards: Victory and British medals

Death: Killed in Action in France on 3 December 1917  aged 21
CWGC Remembered: Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, panel 5

Information from Commonwealth War Graves Commission:
Son of Mrs Ann E Hall, 31, Springfield Street

Barnsley, St George's Church, Memorial Plaque


Lives of the First World War
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
More information is available about this man on request

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