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Name: Charles Edward WARD
Casualty No.: Ranks: Private Initials: C E Service No.: 27/783
Date of Birth : 01/07/1916 Place of Birth : Roughton, Norfolk. Age at Death: 0
Unit: 27th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers (4th Tyneside Irish).
Former Unit(s):
Place Enlisted: Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.
Place of Residence: Bridge End, Newburn, Northumberland
Home Address: 11 Algernon Terrace, Bridge End, Newburn on Tyne, Northumberland.
Previous Address:
Civilian Employment: Miner at Clara Vale Colliery.
How Died: Killed in action
Date of Death:
Place of Death: Somme, France.
Battle/Campaign: Battles of the Somme, France, 1916.
Locally Commemorated: Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. Clara Vale Colliery Memorial, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
UK Commemorated: -
Overseas Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme France
Buried: No known grave
Decoration and Medals:
Photographs: 1
Service Records: No
Death Notice/Obituary: Blaydon Courier, page 8, 7th April 1917.
Family Details:
Husband of Annie Ward (nee Parks) of 11 Algernon Terrace, Bridge End, Newburn on Tyne, Northumberland.
Notes :
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour Register. Soldiers Died in the Great War.
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