Charles B SOUTHGATE
Rank: Private
Number: 266751
Unit: 1/6th Battalion CHESHIRE Regiment
Date of Death: 31 July 1917
Age: 22
Cemetery: Menin gate Memorial, Ieper, Belgium

Charles's family originated from Cambridge. Like his parents, Charles & Anne, he had been born there. However, by the time of the Census, the family were living in Stockport and Charles (senior), then aged 30, was working as a painter and paper hanger. Anne was aged 29.

Charles enlisted in Stockport into the local Territorial Battalion and was killed during a major attack described here.

   
           
   
     
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