LINCEY, Charles Edgar

✟ ≠ Q.M.S Royal North Devon Hussars in 1914 and the Inns of Court O.T.C. in 1915. Commissioned; 2/Lt 4th Bn (Territorials) Kings Own (Royal Lancaster) Regt. Before the war he had served eight years in the Volunteers. He went to France 2/7/1916, K I A 31/7/1916. Grave; Flatiron Copse Cemetery Mametz, Somme, France. 

 

 

b 1881 Skelton in Cleveland.  1911C living at Mount Pleasant, Highlow, a bank cashier. Only son of Rev R Lincey, Rector of Milton Dameral, North Devon, he worked for seventeen years at the Sheffield & Hallamshire Bank. He was to have been married to Mabel Milnes Morton, of The Mount, Sheffield, who was a nurse in a military hospital in France, and the news of his death was given to her by a friend of his, who was wounded in action and taken to her hospital.