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Charles Severs

In memory of:

Private Charles Severs

March 29, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

772082

Age:

33

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

April 28, 1884

Son of John and Mary Severs, of York, England; husband of Emily K. Severs, of North Cottages, Newbridge-on-Wye, Radnorshire.

Commemorated on Page 323 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

XXII. D. 15.

Location:

Etaples is a town about 27 kilometres south of Boulogne. The Etaples Military Cemetery is to the north of the town, on the west side of the road to Boulogne.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Cemetery– This is a view of the churchyard at The Parish Church of All Saints, Newbridge-on-Wye where there is the memorial to Charles Severs
  • Memorial– Charles Severs' memorial is placed on the grave of his parents-in-law, Charles and Martha Williams.
  • Inscription– Charles Severs enlisted on 18th November 1915 at Brentford, Ontario having previously served 8 yrs in the Army Ordnance Corps.  His wife, Emily Katherine Severs was living at 196 Sheriden St., Brantford and he was working as a carpenter at the time.  He was a native of York, England.

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