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Place of Birth: Silsden, Yorkshire
Service No: 690375
Regiment / Corps / Service: Labour Corps
Battalion / Unit: ---
Date of Death: 1919-06-23
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: ---
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: UNITED KINGDOM BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE
Non-CWGC Burial: SILSDEN (ST. JAMES) CHURCHYARD
Local War Memorial: STEETON-WITH-EASTBURN, YORKSHIRE
Charlie Clarkson (born 11 September 1899) was the son of Israel and Mary Margaret Clarkson, née Watson. Israel was born at Silsden and Mary at Nelson, Lancashire.
1901 Silsden, Yorkshire Census: 16, St John Street - Charlie Clarkson, aged 1 year, born Silsden, son of Israel and Mary Clarkson.
1911 Steeton, Yorkshire Census: 37, Elmsley Street - Charlie Clarkson, aged 11 years, born Parish of Silsden, Yorkshire, son of Israel and [stepson of] Ada Clarkson. [Israel had married Ada Mabson in 1903.]
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Charlie Clarkson, 690375, Lab. Corps. Date and Place of Death: 23.6.19 Ewell War Hos. Epsom. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Israel. £18 17s. 6d.
Charlie was accepted by the CWGC as a casualty of the Great War on 14 November 2015.
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: ---
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Private Charlie CLARKSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Labour Corps
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