Charles Edward Dixon, Private 31811, died 14 April 1917, aged 19 years.
Initials: C E
Nationality: United Kingdom
Regiment/Service: Lincolnshire Regiment
Unit Text: 3rd Bn.
Date of Death: 14/04/1917
Service No: 31811
Additional information: Son of Joseph and Mary Dixon, of Marton, Gainsborough. (see Note: 1)
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 32.
Cemetery: Marton Cemetery
Buried at Marton Cemetery, Trent Port Road, Marton, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire.
To view the Casualty Details and Certificate at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website please click here.
Charles Edward DIXON 1898-1917 was the son of my great grandparents Samuel DIXON 1869-1906 and Mary Maria DIXON (née Mary Maria MAPLETHORPE 1878-1964). Samuel DIXON 1869-1906 died of Tuberculosis on the 20th of November 1906, age 37 years. Mary Maria CARTER (née Mary Maria MAPLETHORPE 1878-1964) married her second husband Joseph CARTER 1877-1959 in 1913.
2007-12-05 Added to the gallery a photograph of Charles' headstone at Marton Cemetery, Trent Port Road, Marton, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire.