Born: 8th May 1915, Ipswich.
Died: 19th February 1944; age: 28; Japanese PoW – Thailand – Burma Railway.
Captured: 15th February 1942.
Residence: 85, Robeck Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Corporal: Service Number: 5826704.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion – Infantry.
Relatives Notified & Address: Nephew of Mrs F. Boar, of Ipswich.
Nephew to ALBERT JAMES BOAR.
Charles was illegitimate.
Maternal Aunt: Florence Sophie Boar (nee Howard), born June 1884, Capel St. Mary, Suffolk.
Uncle: Albert Boar, born January 1884, Stoke by Nayland, Suffolk – died of Sun Stroke at Mesopotamia. Ranked a Leading Trimmer, service number 46.S.T., Royal Naval Reserves, H.M.S.’Dalhousie’ (RIMS), Troopship. Albert was laid to rest at Basra War Cemetery, Iraq.