Charles Edward Bolton (1894-1916)

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Charles Edward Bolton

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

BOLTON, CHARLES EDWARD. Private. No 41413. 26th Battalion (Tyneside Irish) Northumberland Fusiliers. Formerly No 17776 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield 18.2.1894. Son of Charles M. and Ada Bolton, 16 South Street, Huddersfield. Educated at St. Paul's Church of England School. Employed as a traveller for Messrs. Snowden's, confectioners, of Huddersfield. Was a member of the Huddersfield Permanent Orchestra where he played the violin. Attended the Hillhouse P.S.A. and the Ramsden Street Congregational Church. Single. Enlisted 20.1.1916. Killed in action, 19.12.1916, 22 years. Buried in RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, ARMENTIERES. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row B, Grave 3.

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