Lance Corporal CHARLES WALTER MEPSTED 3606 of the 1/20th (Blackheath and Woolwich) battalion, London Regiment died on 15 September 1916, aged 27.
Location of Memorial:
He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial[Pier and Face 9 D 9 C 13 C and 12 C.] to the missing of the Battle of the Somme. He is remembered on the war memorial at St Mary’s Church Lewisham War Memorial and on the 20th London Regiment Roll of Honour.
He was the son of Alfred Thomas and Elizabeth Mepsted of 20 Roxley Road, Lewisham. His brother Percy also died.
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