Anderson, Charles

BORN HULL 1887. SON OF HENRY ANDERSON, OF 65 FOLKESTONE STREET, HULL..HIS OLDER BROTHER, JAMES WILLIAM ANDERSON, LIVED AT 7 FERN AVENUE, BOURNEMOUTH STREET, HULL. HE ALSO HAD THREE MARRIED SISTERS.

A BRICKLAYER BY TRADE. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 6 INCHES TALL, 144 LBS WEIGHT, 36 INCH CHEST, CHURCH OF ENGLAND RELIGION.

HE MARRIED ADA CAMPBELL LOWE, AND HAD A DAUGHTER, ENID, BORN ON 22/01/1916. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 13 GLADSTONE ROAD, SEACOMBE, CHESHIRE AND 31 LYNDMARSH STREET, FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL (ARMY ADDRESS).

HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 06/10/1914, AGED 26 YEARS. AS A BUILDER HE WAS POSTED AS 472259, TO THE EAST RIDING ROYAL ENGINEERS. HE ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 17/09/1917. TRANSFERRED TO THE 1/7TH DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY, ON 21/09/1917. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 25/10/1917, AGED 29. BURIED IN BELGIUM. HE HAD SERVED FOR 3 YEARS AND 21 DAYS.
HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOW, ADA, WHO MOVED TO 5 FLORAL AVENUE, EDINBURGH STREET, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS).


First name:
CHARLES
Military Number:
77056
Rank:
Private
Date Died
25/10/1917
Place died:
cement house cemetery belgium
Age:
29
31 LYNDMARSH STREET, FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK