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Forename(s): Carl Dugdale
Place of Birth: Hawes, Yorkshire
Service No: 36894
Regiment / Corps / Service: London Regiment
Battalion / Unit: 1/23rd (County of London) Battalion
Division: 47th (1/2nd London) Division
Date of Death: 1918-08-22
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 6.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: BARNOLDSWICK, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: HAWES, YORKSHIRE
Carl Dugdale Milner was the son of Christopher and Priscilla Annie Milner, née Collitt. Christopher was born at Bainbridge and Priscilla at Northallerton, Yorkshire.
1891 Hawes, Yorkshire Census: Bridge Street - Carl Dugdale Milner, aged 4 years, born Hawes, son of Christopher and Priscilla Annie Milner.
1901 Hawes, Yorkshire Census: Bridge Street - Carl D. Milner, aged 14 years, born Hawes, son of Christopher and Priscilla A. Milner.
1911 Selby, Yorkshire Census: Summerfield House, Westbourne Road - Carl Dugdale Milner, aged 24 years, born Hawes, Yorkshire. Bank Clerk. [Carl was boarding with Frank and Emily Bower.]
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Carl D. Milner, 36894, 21/Lond. R.; E. Surr. R.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Carl Dugdale Milner, 36894, 21 (Res.) London; 1/23 London.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: L/Cpl Carl Dugdale Milner, G/36894, E. Surrey Rgt. (1/23 Ldn. Rgt.). Date and Place of Death: 22.8.18. In Action France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father and executor - Christopher. £15 5s. 1d.
Short biographies of Carl are included in:
‘Wensleydale Remembered - The Sacrifice made by the Families of a Northern Dale 1914-1918 and 1939-1945’ by Keith Taylor (2004).
‘Barnoldswick - A small Town’s part in conflicts 1800 to 2014’ by Peter Ian Thompson (2014).
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
MILNER, Lance Corporal Carl Douglas, [Hawes], aged 30, London Regiment, killed in action Aug. 22, 1918.
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L/Corporal Carl Dugdale MILNER
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: London Regiment
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 47th (1/2nd London) Division
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