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CHARLES HUBERT LOADER
Remembered with honour Voormezeele Enclosure No. 3: Plot XIII, Row F, Grave 19.
He enlisted in Watford, and was formerly Private 32993 East Surrey Regiment. He was entitled to the Victory and British War medals, and was killed in action. Unfortunately, Charles’ Service Record appears to be one that did not survive the World War Two bombing.
Son of Mary Evangelina (nee PARISH) and the late William LOADER; husband of Maude Jemima SALMON (formerly LOADER, nee TANNER) of Guildford, Surrey.
His parents married 25 December 1882 at St Martin’s, Sandford, Oxon. William died 1898 in the Guildford district aged 39, and was buried 16 November at St Nicholas’, Guildford; Mary died 1954 in the Surrey South West district aged 95.
Charles was born 16 August 1890 in Guildford, and baptised 28 September 1890 at St Nicholas’, Guildford. He married 1 August 1914 at St Nicholas’, Guildford. Maude remarried 19 January 1924 at Christ Church, Guildford, to Frank Salmon, and died 24 January 1962 in Chatham, Kent, aged 68.
On the 1891 Census, aged 7 months he lived in Guildford, with his parents and four siblings. On the 1901 Census, aged 10 he still lived in Guildford, with his widowed mother and four siblings. On the 1911 Census, an apprentice printer aged 20, he still lived in Guildford, with his widowed mother and one sibling.
Unit26th (Service) Battalion (Bankers)
Date of death07/06/1917
Age at death26
Place of death
- 1st S.W. Herts Scout Troop [in St Mary's Parish Church Watford] (4)
- Abbot's Langley Herts War Memorial (17)
- Aldbury Herts War Memorial (1)
- Aldenham Herts War Memorial (located in Letchmore Heath Herts) (8)
- All Saints Church Croxley Green Herts (12)
- All Saints Church Harrow Weald Middx (2)
- All Saints Church Hertford (1)
- All Saints Church King's Langley Herts (1)
- All Saints Church Leavesden Herts (31)
- All Saints Church Witham Essex (3)