Charles Blackwell

Name

Charles Blackwell

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

20/07/1915
32

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
Royal Fusiliers
4th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

RIDGE WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY
II. G. 2.
Belgium

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

Charles was the son of Samuel Blackwell and his wife, Elizabeth, of the Crosse and Blackwell family.

Wartime Service

Charles, serving as Second Lieutenant in the 4th Battalion of the Royal Fusiliers, was killed in action on 20 July 1915.

Additional Information

After his death he was recorded as the son of Mr. and Mrs. S. J. Blackwell, of the Manor House, Chipperfield, King's Langley, Herts. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild