Other names: Charles Douglas
Locations in this story: Alderley Edge, CheshireIwerne Minster, DorsetThe Wirral, Cheshire
Story: Charles Douglas Ward was born about 1864 at Alderley Edge, Cheshire. Little is know about his parents or early life. By 1911 he was living and working at Iwerne House, Iwerne Minster, Dorset, as a Domestic Valet. He had enlisted with the Labour Corps becoming a Lance Corporal (Service No. 574728). He served with the A. E. Garrison Company. It is not known if he served overseas or if he was awarded any medals. He had given Iwerne House as his address in the Absent Voters List for 1918 and 1919. He died in the Wirral, Cheshire, in 1938.