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Sgt Charles Hollingshead
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Birth: Sep. 14, 1890
Ontario, Canada
Death: Jun. 29, 1918, France

Born in Lambton County, Ontario Canada, Charles was one of seven children born to Samuel Hollingshead and Anna Coffey

Charles was a member of the 20th Company, 3rd Battalion, 5th Regiment U.S. Marines, American Expeditionary Forces and died in France from wounds received in action during World War 1. He was buried in France but was reinterred in Forest Hill in the family lot on 26 June 1921.

He was the brother of Samuel, Rachel, Frank, Alfred, Abbie and Morley Hollingshead

Uncle of Agnes Hollingshead and
Irma B Hollingshead, U.S. Navy.

Many thanks to Charles' cousin, Jerry, for the biographical information.

Charles' original headstone had been broken off the base and was leaning against a tree in the old historic area of the cemetery. After researching and finding a family member I worked as liasion between the family, cemetery staff and the Veterans Administration and it was an honor for this biographer to procure a new military headstone for Sgt Hollingshead in 2008. djg
 
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
East Derry
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Plot: Cogswell Ave. Section 16 Lot 613
 
Created by: D. J. Goldman
Record added: Oct 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22477426
Sgt Charles Hollingshead
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Sgt Charles Hollingshead
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Sgt Charles Hollingshead
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