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Offline Tim Bell

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Pte 13758 Charles Littlewood
« on: January 06, 2020, 07:59:44 PM »
Pte Littlewood (Born Q4 1891) was a L/Cpl in 14th Bttn when he married Winifred Ellen Davis in Stretford Parish Church on 5/8/1916. He had been an iron founder in 1911. Charles served at Home. In 1917 he was a Munitions Worker, when his daughter Joan was christened on 5th August.
Charles died from Influenza and Pneumonia “contracted or commencing on active service.” 30/11/1918 posted as Depot. Reg Barton upon Irwell Q4 1918 8c/1093.
Widow, Winifred Ellen.Father of Joan born 23/7/1917.  56 North Lonsdale St, Gorse Hill, Stretford. Son of William Charles and Sarah Ann Littlewood.
Burial 5/12/1918. Prob in Stretford Parish Church, where Charles was married. https://www.deceasedonline.com/servlet/GSDOSearch?DetsView=Summary&src=ext&fileid=5261077
Trafford Book of Remembrance as L/Cpl. https://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/name/557495
Need firm evidence death was attrib or agg by service or still in Service. HOLD
« Last Edit: May 23, 2020, 12:12:20 PM by Tim Bell »
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Re: Pte 13758 Charles Littlewood
« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2020, 12:20:54 PM »
he was buried in Stretford cemetery,died on 30th November 1918,age 27

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