CHARLES HUBERT WORLEDGE

 

 

Born: 1898, Great Blakenham, Suffolk.

Died: 30th November 1915; age 17; KiA.

Residence: Rushmere St. Andrew, Suffolk.

 Enlistment Deatils: Location: London; Date: 5th January 1915; Occupation: Footman. Next of Kin: mother – Laura S.A.Keeble, Post Office Cottage, Rushmere St. Andrew.  Height: 6ft 7 1/2ins. Charles recorded his age as 19 years & 2 months.

Rank: Rifleman; Service Number: 7799

Regiment: The Rifle Brigade, 9th Battalion.

 

Grave Reference:

Panel 46-48 & 50.

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial,

West-Vlaanderen,

Belgium.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   White Horse Inn, The Street, Kersey, Suffolk.

 

Charles was 3 years old and living with his parents & sister.

James Mills Worledge, 35, a Publician – own account, born Henley, Suffolk.

Laura Sarah Ann Worledge (nee French), 33, born Ipswich.

May Elizabeth Worledge, 8, born Great Blakenham.

1 boarder – Charles James Keeble, 24, an Agricultural Labourer, born Baylham, Suffolk.

 

1911  Grove Cottages, Drift Spring Road, Ipswich.

 

Charles was 13 years old, an Apprentice

 

On the 21st November 1919, Laura Keeble received the Memorial Scroll in memory of her son, Charles.

 

 

 The Rifle Brigade, 9th Battalion

 

 

 

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