In Memory of

Hubert James Charles

Lance Corporal
24117
16th battalion, Welsh Regiment
who died on
7th July 1916. Age 37.

Additional Information:

Son of Edward and Mary Ann Charles. Born and enlisted Cardiff. Baptised 5 May 1879, in Roath, Cardiff. Married Winifred Coles 1898. In 1911, lived in Cyfarthfa Street, Cardiff, House Painter and Paper Hanger, married with two children. 

Headstone says Private but Welsh Regiment records and newspaper state Lance Corporal. Medal Index Card says Corporal/Private and second rank Private.


Commemorative Information

Cemetery: FLATIRON COPSE CEMETERY, MAMETZ, Somme, France.
Grave Reference/Panel Number: Plot VI. Row E. Grave 3.
Location:  
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