Charles William Mercer

21/06/1884 - 10/05/1916

  • Forename(s): Charles William
  • Surname: Mercer
  • Date of Birth: 21/06/1884
  • Place of Birth: Dorking
  • Nationality: British
  • Country of Death: United Kingdom
  • Father: Thomas Mercer
  • Mother: Eliza Mercer
  • Siblings: Eliza M A Mercer, Louisa R Mercer, Albert John Willie Mercer (Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps, died 15 April 1918), Emily Mercer, Lilian Mercer
  • Date of Baptism: 31/08/1884
  • Date of Death: 10/05/1916
  • Age: 31
  • CWGC Age: 31
  • Service Type: Army
  • Regiment/Unit: Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
  • Battalion, sub-unit or ship: 12th Battalion
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Number: 26114
  • Service record or other biographical information: Enlisted at Dorking.Formerly G/26161, Royal Fusiliers.Died at Netley Hospital.
  • Census Years: 1891, 1901, 1911
  • Other Sources: Contributed by Dorking Museum. Enhanced by P Cooper, Surrey Heritage.
  • Other Information: Son of Mrs. Eliza Mercer, of 13, Hampstead Road, Dorking.1911: living at 6 Harrowgate Gardens, Dorking, Surrey, working as a gardener.