Woodward, Christopher George

BORN NEWINGTON, HULL 1896. SON OF WILLIAM & ELLEN MAUD WOODWARD, 6 NABURN STREET, HULL AND 7, SELBY STREET, HULL. A PAINTER’S APPRENTICE.

HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED IN THE 4TH EAST YORKSHIRE, TRENCH MORTAR BATTERY. KILLED AT MAMETZ, ON 16/09/1916, AGED 20. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO BOTH PARENTS AND HIS COUSIN, ETHEL SPENCER.
HE IS BURIED AT FLATIRON COPSE CEMETERY, MAMETZ, SOMME. HIS GRAVE IS INSCRIBED, “INTO THY HANDS O LORD WE COMMEND HIS SPIRIT”.


First name:
CHRISTOPHER GEORGE
Military Number:
3155
Rank:
Private
Date Died
16/09/1916
Place died:
Flatiron Copse Cemetery, Mametz, Somme, France
Age:
20
7, SELBY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK