Charles Burgess

Name

Charles Burgess

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

27/08/1918
32

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
55866
Welsh Regiment
14th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

CATERPILLAR VALLEY CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL
VII. C. 26.
France

UK Memorials

Not on the Redbourn memorials

Pre War

Born in 1886 in Redbourn, Herts. son of Charles and Emma (Smith) Burgess and christened on 15 Aug 1886 in Redbourn. He was living in High Street, Redbourn in 1901 as a labourer. Husband of Mrs. B. S. Bull (formerly Burgess) and lived in Hungerford, Berks.

Wartime Service

Enlisted in London formerly Private MS/3967 in 3rd Cavalry Ammunition Park, A.S.C. and transferred to the Welsh Regiment. Entered France on 8 Oct 1914 and was killed in action on the Somme.

Acknowledgments

Gareth Hughes, Malcolm Lennox