2724017 Charles Maximilian WELCH, 3 Irish Guards

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  1. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

    1318580 Warrant Officer DOUGLAS HAROLD WELCH, 427 (R.C.A.F.) Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 22 on 22 October 1943
    Son of Harold and Beatrice Eleanor Welch, of Ampthill; husband of Blanche Matilda Welch.
    Remembered with honour
    AMPTHILL (ST. ANDREW) CHURCHYARD

    Also on Headstone

    2724017 Guardsman CHARLES MAXIMILIAN WELCH, 3rd Bn., Irish Guards who died age 21
    on 02 April 1945

    please note incorrect spelling of Rheinburg on headstone photo

    D.Welch RAF  St Andrews Ampthill.JPG D.Welch RAF  St Andrews Ampthill 4.JPG D.Welch RAF  St Andrews Ampthill 5.JPG
     
  2. dbf

    dbf Moderatrix MOD

    Cheers Clive,
    Up on both threads for the brothers, thank you very much for this.
    D
     
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  3. dbf

    dbf Moderatrix MOD

    Casualty

    Guardsman WELCH, CHARLES MAXIMILIAN
    Service Number 2724017
    Died 02/04/1945
    Aged 21
    3rd Bn. Irish Guards
    Son of Harold and Beatrice Eleanor Welch, of Ampthill, Bedfordshire.
    INSCRIPTION: HE LEFT SO SWEET A MEMORY THAT STILL HE SEEMS TO LIVE
    Buried at RHEINBERG WAR CEMETERY
    Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    Cemetery/memorial reference: 13. B. 19.
    See cemetery plan
     
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    dbf Moderatrix MOD

    Last edited: Aug 24, 2020

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