Person:Charles Samways (1)

Charles John Samways
d.14 Apr 1917
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Name Charles John Samways
Gender Male
Birth? Frampton, Dorset, England
Death? 14 Apr 1917 Killed in Action.
Military? Lance Corporal. 10260, 1st Bn., Dorsetshire Regiment.
Burial? Somme, FranceTheipval memorial, No known grave.

The Theipval Memorial, the Memorial to the Missing of the Somme, bears the names of more than 72,000 officers and men of the United Kingdom and South African forces who died in the Somme sector before 20th March 1918 and who have no known grave.

Charles John Samways was born at Hyde, Frampton and enlisted at Dorchester whilst he was living in Maiden Newton.