Lt Charles Raymond Buckworth

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Seating
  • Timber Oak
Lettering: Incised
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Memorial to Lieutenant Charles Raymond Buckworth, 2nd Battalion Seaforth Highlanders. Son of Mr and Mrs Buckworth of Ardgay, Ross-shire. Educated at Wellington College, Berkshire (1910-1913). Gentleman Cadet at the Royal Military College, Sandhurst 1914. Commissioned into the Seaforth Highlanders on 16 Dec 1914. Killed in action on the first day of the Battle of the Somme while attached to 10th Company, Machine Gun Corps aged 19 years. Buried in grave I.K.22. of Serre Road Cemetery No. 2, Beaumont-Hamel, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France.
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Charles R Buckworth, Lieut Seaforth Highlanders. Killed near Beaumont Hamel 1st July 1916 aged 19.

Charles Raymond Buckworth

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