Regiment : 4th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 21184
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 6th August 1915
Buried : Commemorated on Helles Memorial, Turkey, Panel 104 to 113.
Birthplace : Offenham, Evesham, Worcestershire, enlisted Evesham, Worcestershire
Memorial : Offenham St Mary and St Milburgh Church Book of Remembrance
Also appears on : Offenham St Mary and St Milburgh Church with the information: Pte. Offenham St Mary and St Milburgh Churchyard. Offenham Royal British Legion Club.
Additional information in the book: 6th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment.
From the Evesham Journal and Four Shires Advertiser, Saturday, September 18, 1915:
Pte. C.R. Careless, eldest son, and Pte. H.S. Careless, second son of the late Mr. Richard Careless and Mrs. Careless, of Newtown, Offenham, are both reported missing under circumstances detailed in this column last week.