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  • photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian and now in the Borough of Worksop Roll of Honour of the Great War 1914-1918 in Worksop Library.
Person Details
Worksop, Notts
Charles Thomas Marshall was born in Worksop in 1895. His father was Charles Thomas Marshall who had married Elizabeth Clarke (both natives of Worksop) in 1884 in Worksop. Charles senior and his wife began by living at 94 Carlton Road, Worksop and by 1901 had taken residence at 19 Manvers Street where he was employed as a malt-ster’s labourer. Charles junior had six siblings, Arthur, Ben, Louis, Harry, Emma and Percy Marshall who were all born in Worksop. In 1911, Ben, Louis, Harry and Charles were all working for a living in the coal mining industry. Charles Thomas volunteered for the colours and signed on from Worksop
24 Mar 1918
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14872
Private
7th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment
Pte. Charles Thomas Marshall Worksop Guardian 19 April 1918 Mr. and Mrs. C. Thomas Marshall, 19, Manvers Street, received official intimation on Sunday morning that their sixth son, Pte. Charles Thomas Marshall, had been killed in action. Pte. Marshall was in the Lincolnshire Regiment, and who was 23 years of age, enlisted on January 8th, 1915, having been employed at Manton Colliery. After about three months training he was sent to France, where he was wounded in the leg in the following year. Shortly after recovering he was again wounded, this time through the shoulder. He retuned to France, where he has been stationed ever since, except for the short leave which he had a few months ago. In civil life he was a popular member of St. Anne’s football Club, and was well liked by many friends. His parents are old Worksop residents, and are well known in the town. Much sympathy is expressed with them and their family in their bereavement.
Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France. Research by Colin Dannatt
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  • photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian and now in the Borough of Worksop Roll of Honour of the Great War 1914-1918 in Worksop Library.
    Charles Thomas Marshall - photo originally published in the Worksop Guardian and now in the Borough of Worksop Roll of Honour of the Great War 1914-1918 in Worksop Library.