Malvern College First World War Casualty

2nd Lieut Charles Gordon Oliver

Photo of Charles Gordon Oliver
House and time at Malvern: No 7, 1903 - 1907.

Regiment: Devon Regt.
Died: 15 October 1915 aged 25 in France. Killed in action.
Cemetery: Chocques Mil Cemetery I F 11

Born: 25th April 1890. Son of Edgar Oliver, Redgate, Exmouth.
Middle Shell—Remove. XI Football 1905,06.
In Canada.
Great War, 1914. 2nd Lieutenant 3rd Bn. Devonshire Regiment attd. 2nd Bn Yorkshire Regiment

Was in the Malay States Rifles before the war.
Married Sybil Violet Leona Mainwaring at the Church of St Mary, Kuala Lumpa on January 1st 1914.

Died at No 1 Casualty Clearing Station from wounds received in action (G.S.W Both Legs & Hands).

Service record:WO 339/5431
Medal card: WO 372/15/52117