Charles Edward Austin

Name

Charles Edward Austin
29/03/1885

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

14/05/1917
32

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
40621
Norfolk Regiment
7th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

FEUCHY BRITISH CEMETERY
II. E. 1.
France

Headstone

>SOON TO FAITHFUL WARRIORS COMETH REST FROM HIS WIFE SHEILA & JOYCE

UK Memorials

Not on the Redbourn memorials

Pre War

Born on 29 Mar 1885 in Redbourn, Herts. son of Eliza Austin and baptised on 20 Dec 1885 in Redbourn.

He married Joyce Kate Blain in 1910 and lived in 14 Ladysmith Road, St Albans as a bricklayer.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at St Albans and died of wounds at No 37 Field Ambulance, France

Additional Information

Soldier's Effects register shows died of wounds at No 37 Field Ambulance, France. War Gratuity of £4-0-0 to widow, Joyce. Sole legatee.

Acknowledgments

Gareth Hughes
Gareth Hughes, Malcolm Lennox