Charles Plowman

Name

Charles Plowman

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

24/03/1918
48

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Corporal
T4/071460
Army Service Corps
2nd Cav. Div. Mechanical Transport Company

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

POZIERES MEMORIAL
Panel 95.
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
Bengeo War Memorial Plaque, Holy Trinity Church, Bengeo

Pre War

Born in 1870 in Hackney. He married Annie Elizabeth in 1902 and was living in 120 Duncombe Road, Bengeo, Hertford with 5 children in 1911. He was an advertising agent.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Holloway, London. Was serving with 2nd Cavalry Div when Germany launched Operation Michael on 21st March 1918, they were in the Somme area near Pozieres when he was killed.

Additional Information

CWGC shows that Charles was in the M.T (Mechanical) company yet his service number has the prefix T4 which denotes horse transport.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Terry & Glenis Collins