Charles Philby (poss Philbey)

Name

Charles Philby (poss Philbey)

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

07/11/1914
31

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
7788
Bedfordshire Regiment
1st Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

LE TOURET MEMORIAL
Panel 10 and 11.
France

UK Memorials

Memorial Plaque, St Lawrence Church, Bovingdon
Memorial Plaque, Memorial Hall, Bovingdon

Pre War

Born in 1883 in Chesham, Buckinghamshire son of Edwin and Charlotte Elizabeth (Halsey) Philbey and boarded in the High Street, Bovingdon in 1901 working as an agricultural labourer.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hemel Hempstead and was killed in action.

Additional Information

Brother of Lance Corporal Henry Richard Philbey who was killed in action on 26 Jul 1917 and is also commemorated on these memorials.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Dick West