(Charles) Victor Cadwell

Name

(Charles) Victor Cadwell

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

15/05/1915
19

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
17607
Bedfordshire Regiment
3rd Garrison Bn.

Awards

Searched but not found

Cemetery/Memorial


J.4

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

St John’s Church Memorial, Digswell

Harmer Green Village Memorial

Not on the Welwyn Village memorials

Not on the Wheathampstead memorials

Pre War

Born in 1896 in Wheathampstead, Herts to Frederick and Charlotte Cadwell. Baptised on 29 November 1896 in Wheathampstead. On the 1911 Census the family were living at Digswell Lodge Farm, Welwyn, where his father was foreman. (Charles) Victor is working as a 'helper on farm'.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Bedford. Died in of septic phlebitis at the Military Hospital in Felixstowe. Suffolk.

Additional Information

Father Frederick was awarded a war gratuity of £3. N.B. Some records show Charles as being born in Kings Walden but on the 1911 Census he is shown as being born in Wheathampstead. He was also listed as Victor Cadwell on the Harmer Green & Digswell Memorial.

Acknowledgments

Brenda Palmer