1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Charles King

Contributed by: Christine Bell, on 2008-11-11

Charles Walter King
First Name Charles
Surname King
Year of Birth 1895
Year of Death 1921
Regiment Essex Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Becontree Heath, Essex

Charles's Story

Charles was one of three brothers who died at the Somme. He was ummarried but had a son. His mother Charlotte Bibby King pulled chunks of her hair out on receiiving the news. Can only imagine who she must have felt.

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