Hollinshead, Charles –

Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Hollinshead, of 339, Moorside Road, Swinton, Lancashire. Died in a French hospital at Abbeville of serious wounds to the right thigh received 27/12/1917, resulting in amputation of the limb on 08/01/1918.

Personal details

  • Surname: Hollinshead
  • Forename: Charles
  • Date of birth: March 24th, 1895
  • Birth place: Swinton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Swinton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 26
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: January 26th, 1918
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: Not known
  • Service number: Deal/4030 (S)
  • Regiment: Royal Marine Medical Unit
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Not known
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


Local newspaper entries

  • Farnworth and Worsley Journal entries: 01/02/1918

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