Regiment : D Battery 306th Brigade Royal Field Artillery
Service number : 183338
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 21 on 7th May 1918
Buried : Gonnehem British Cemetery, France, Grave C. 13.
Relatives : Son of Charles and Ellen Marshall, of Lower Newlands, Pershore, Worcestershire
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men's Club.
Resident and enlisted Oldbury, Worcestershire.
Additional information on the memorial: Royal Artillery.
Newlands. (Sig.) R.F.A. France. Went out May 1917. Died May 7th 1918.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
A photograph of Signaller C. Marshall of Newlands, Pershore can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 8th June 1918, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: http://pershoreww1.webs.com/