Gray, Charles

BORN BRIDLINGTON 1880. SON OF WILLIAM BLACKBURN GRAY & ANNIE ELIZABETH GRAY. HE WAS AN EX BLUNDELL’S PAINT WORKER & WORKED AT PRIESTMAN BROTHERS LTD, WILLIAMSON STREET, HULL. CHARLES GRAY WAS ALSO A MEMBER OF THE EAST PARK BOWLING CLUB. HUSBAND OF LILY (HULL) OF 1 BEAUMONT TERRACE, PELHAM STREET, DRYPOOL, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS).

HE SERVED WITH THE 1/4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. WOUNDED ON THE SOMME, AND WAS KILLED ON 15/09/1916, AGED 36. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, SOMME, FRANCE.

HIS PICTURE WAS PRINTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 10/11/1916 & 01/09/1917. *


First name:
CHARLES
Military Number:
201610
Rank:
Private
Date Died
15/09/1916
Place died:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, SOMME, FRANCE
Age:
36
1 BEAUMONT TERRACE, PELHAM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK