Howe, Charles Kingsley

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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.

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

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