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Lieutenant Colonel Charles Ramsey White

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Lieutenant Colonel Charles Ramsey White

Birth
Death 31 Mar 1921
Burial Tickhill, Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England
Plot In North-West part.
Memorial ID 114271040 View Source

Lieutenant Colonel Charles Ramsey White
3rd Bn. Green Howards (Yorkshire Regiment)
D S O, 3 times Mentioned in Despatches
Died age 39
Order of the Crown and Croix de Guerre (Belgium). Son of the late William K. and Edith L. White. Served in the South African Campaign. Born at Tickhill,.
He was educated at Oatlands School Harrogate, he served in the African war with the Yorkshire Regiment as Captain and Regimental Transport Officer. He was awarded the Kings Medal and the Queens Medal after taking part in operations at Cape Colony South of the Orange River. He left the Army in 1907 and went into business in Burma. He re joined the Army on the out break of war in 1914 as captain. He was wounded in France and invalided home, He was awarded the Order of the Crown and Croix de Guerre (Belgium)in 1918 and became Commanding Officer of the Battalion.
He died suddenly on the 31st of March 1921

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  • Created by: Stephen Farnell
  • Added: 23 Jul 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 114271040
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/114271040/charles-ramsey-white : accessed ), memorial page for Lieutenant Colonel Charles Ramsey White (unknown–31 Mar 1921), Find a Grave Memorial ID 114271040, citing St. Mary's Churchyard, Tickhill, Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England ; Maintained by Stephen Farnell (contributor 47664179) .