Charles Huffer

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WWI Roll of Honour

By Lynette Wray

Charles Huffer

 

         

Military History:        

 

Regiment:                               Not known

Rank:                                      Not known

Service Number:                    Not known

Date of Enlisting:                   8.1915

Date of death:                         4.4.1968

Cemetery/ Memorial:             Not known

UK Cemetery/Memorial:        St Mary’s Church Ashwell Roll of Honour

 

Charles enlisted in August 1915. Nothing is known of his military history.  He survived the War.

He is commemorated on the St Mary’s Church Ashwell Roll of Honour.

 

Family History:

 

Date of Birth:                 4th quarter 1889

Birth Place:                   Ashwell, Hertfordshire

Residence:                    Luton, Bedfordshire

Marriage:                      3rd quarter 1915

 

Charles was born in Ashwell, Hertfordshire in the 4th quarter of 1889, the fifth son of John and Emily (nee Huffer) Huffer. He was a pupil at the Merchant Taylor School in Ashwell.  The 1911 census shows him living in Biggleswade and working as a chauffeur. 

He married Ada Isabella Waldock in Luton, Bedfordshire in 2nd quarter 1915 just before enlisting in the army.  They had one child, Philip J Huffer born in December 1923 in Luton.

Charles died on 4th April 1968 in Luton.

Two of Charles’s brothers, Walter and Lewis, served in the War and both survived.

 

Commentary:

 

Name:

Charles Huffer

Birth Place:

Ashwell, Hertfordshire

Residence:

Luton, Bedfordshire

Death Date:

4.4.1968

Enlistment Place:

Not known

Rank:

Not known

Regiment:

Not known

Battalion:

Not known

Regimental Number:    

Not known

Type of Casualty:

Survived

Theatre of War:

Not known

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