We remember Bernard Hedley Charlton

We remember Bernard Hedley Charlton

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1884
sibling Florence M Charlton Source:783424 1884
1885
location West Garth, Westgate, Guisborough, North Yorkshire. United Kingdom parents address Source:783424 1885
1888
sibling Averil Mh Charlton Source:783424 1888
1895
birth Guisborough, North Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:783424 Source:5480981 22nd May 1895
1911
employment Mines manager Guisborough, North Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:783424 1911
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:783424 1915
1915
marriage Dorothy Frances Jolliffe Source:783424 16th November 1915
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8593711 1st January 1916
1916
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:783424 1st January 1916
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8593712 11th December 1917
1918
dates Age 32 Source:5480981 22nd March 1918
education Boarder/pupil at Rossall School, Fleetwood, Lancs and captained the school Bisley [hockey] Team. Rossall School Fleetwood, Lancs United Kingdom Source:783424
education Graduated from the Royal School of Mines [now part of the Imperial College, London] Royal School of Mines London United Kingdom Source:783424
employment Mines Manager Tow Law, Co Durham United Kingdom Source:783424
service British Army Captain Yorkshire Regiment Source:783424
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion Source:783424
service British Army Lieutenant-Colonel Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion Source:783424
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Yorkshire Regiment Source:7198363
1918
death Killed in Action Lt-Col Bernard Hedley Charlton M.C. was killed at aprox 6pm. The Germans attacked and the 4th Btn Yorkshire Regiment was forced to give ground. St Quentin France Source:7198363 Source:5480981 22nd March 1918
children Unknown Mrs Noel-Layton Source:783424
burial Roisel Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme Lieutenant-Colonel Bernard Hedley Charlton M.C. His final resting place is in the Roisel Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France - Plot I. Row I. Grave 16. France Source:7198363 Source:5480981
awards Mentioned in Despatches twice Other War Service Award Source:783424

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Bernard Hedley
Initials BH
Last Name Charlton
Source 783424
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
West Garth, Westgate, Guisborough, North Yorkshire. United Kingdom parents address 1885
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Yorkshire Regiment Captain
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 4th Battalion Lieutenant-Colonel
British Army Yorkshire Regiment Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches twice Other War Service Award
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Unknown Mrs Noel-Layton daughter
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frances Elizabeth Charlton mother
William Charlton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence M Charlton sister 1884
Averil Mh Charlton sister 1888
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Frances Jolliffe wife 16th November 1915
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Medal Index Cards Transcription Yvonne27542
Medal Index Cards Transcription Yvonne27542
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alison32908
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alison32908
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alison32908

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Lt-Col BH Charlton MC Dave1371
Lt-Col BH Charlton MC Battlefield Cross Dave1371
CWGC Headstone Dave1371
Bernard Hedley Charlton's Birth Place Dave1371
Baptism Record of Bernard Hedley Charlton Dave1371
NEIMME memorial board Alison32908

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