Howe, Charles Kingsley


War Service:
Second Lieutenant CHARLES KINGSLEY HOWE of 6th battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment was killed on 1 July 1916, aged 28. On 25 October 1915 he was transferred from 5th battalion to the 6th battalion at La Boiselle and was posted to ā€˜Cā€™ company. On the first day of the battle of the Somme the 6th battalion lost 7 officers and 71 other ranks killed and 5 officers and 254 other ranks wounded.

He is buried in Carnoy Military Cemetery.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the memorial at Goldsmiths College, New Cross, where he had been employed in the School of Art.

He was the son of John and Caroline Howe of 9, West Down Road, Seaford, Sussex.


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