WILKES Christopher J S
Regiment : Royal Air Force attached G.H.Q. British Expeditionary Force
Service number : 64043
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 24th August 1918 aged 19
Buried : Etaples Military Cemetery, France, Grave LXVII. G. 27.
Relatives : Son of Christopher Ernest and Louisa Harriett Wilkes, of Brook House, Abbotts Salford, near Evesham, Warwickshire
Memorial : Bidford on Avon War Memorial
Also appears on : Bidford on Avon St Laurence Church as C.J.S. Wilkes. Hartlebury St James the Apostle Churchyard as Christopher Wilkes with the information: Private. Hartlebury C of E School now in Hartlebury Village Hall as Christopher Wilks. Cutnall Green C of E School as Christopher Wilkes. Salford Priors St Matthew's Church War Memorial as C.S.J. Wilkes with the information: Pte.
Credits : Casualty identified by and 1911 census researched by Andy Frisby. Casualty information researched by Sandra Taylor.
Whitlenge Farm, Hartlebury near Kidderminster
Christopher Ernest Wilkes, head, age 41, Bailiff – Market Gardening, born Broom, Warwickshire
Louisa Harriett Wilkes, wife, age 38, marries 15 years, 4 children, 3 still living, 1 died, born Bidford, Warwickshire
Annie Louisa Mary Wilkes, daughter, age 13, born Rushwick, Worcestershire
Christopher Samuel John Wilkes, son, age 12, born Rushwick, Worcestershire
Nellie Laurette Winifred Wilkes, daughter, age 10, born Rushwick, Worcestershire