CHARLES EDWARD SAUNDERS

Charles is remembered on the war memorial at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.

 

Born: 1897, Woolverstone, Suffolk.

Died: 4th June 1917; Age: 20; Died of Wounds at No. 26 General Hospital.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 43025.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 7th Battalion.

Formerly 1632, Suffolk Cyclist Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Grave Reference:

XXV.G.16.

Etaples Military Cemetery,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William Edward & Ellen Saunders, of The School House, Woolverstone, Suffolk.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   School House, Woolverstone, Suffolk.

 

Charles was 4 years old and living with his parents & sister.

William Edward Saunders, 37, a Schoolmaster, born Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.

Ellen Saunders (nee Jollye), 44, born Ipswich.

Catherine Mary Saunders, 16, born Woolverstone.

 

1911   School House, Woolverstone, Suffolk.

 

Charles was 14 years old and living with his parents & sisters.

William, 47. a Schoolmaster – East Suffolk Education Committee.

Ellen, 44.

Catherine, 16.

Evelyn Margaret Saunders, 6, born Woolverstone.

 

Soldiers’ Effects to William Edward Saunders – father.

 

Charles is also remembered on the war memorial at Woolverstone, Suffolk.

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