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Rifleman S/1278 Charles Abraham GENDERS

11th Battalion, Rifle Brigade
Died of Wounds: Field Hospital, France and Flanders, 2nd September 1916, aged 21. He was wounded on 26 August 1916 [Service Records].

  • Buried: Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France. Grave ref: II.B.39
  • Awarded 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals.
  • Son of Abraham and Emma Genders
  • Brother to Frederick and Dorris
  • NNWFHS Memorial: Wilnecote

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1911 Census and Family History Information

  • Born 19 Jan 1895 in Wilnecote. Baptised 17 Fegb 1895
  • Living at 20 The Croft, Watling Street, Wilnecote [1911 and 1914]
  • Employed as a Pony Driver Underground. [1911]
  • Member of Church Choir and Sunday School Teacher
  • Enlisted 5 Sep 1914 [Attestation Papers]

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