Regiment : C Company 1st Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)
Service number : 14376
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 28 on 5th July 1916
Buried : Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, France, Pier and Face 10C 10D and 11A.
Birthplace : Born and resident Redditch, enlisted Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Relatives : Son of Mrs Elizabeth Osborne, 2 Glover St., Redditch, Worcestershire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Credits : Researched by Jillian Coombes.
On the 1901 Census Charles aged 13, Errand boy lived with his parents William and Elizabeth Osborne and siblings at 2 Parsons Row, Headless Cross, Redditch.
Charles Osborne has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Thiepval Memorial.