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Charles Letsky "Charlie"

Born:
1893
Died:
15 Tishri 5676 (23 September 1915)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
LET4463
Other surname:
Letzky
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1893
Place of birth:
Birmingham

Death

Date of death:
15 Tishri 5676 (23 September 1915)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
France and Flanders
Cause of death:
Killed in action
Burial place:
Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery

Places

Addresses

Family Home:
47 Villiers Street, Sunderland (1911)

Other Organisations

Name:
Sunderland Jewish Social and Literary Club
Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade

Synagogues

Name:
Moore Street Synagogue, Sunderland
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Family

Siblings

Ephraim Letsky (male)
Frank Letsky (male)
Isaac Letsky (male)
Hannah Letsky (female)
Hyman Letsky (male)
Leah Letsky (male)
Morrison (female)
Alick Letsky (male)
Morris Letsky (male)
Rachael Letsky (female)
Harry Letsky (male)
Jacob Letsky (male)

Parents

Father: Samuel Letsky (male)
Mother: Dora Letsky (female)

Homefront

Occupation:
Pitman Driver

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
8421
Date enlisted/conscripted:
08 August 1912
Date discharged/death:
23 September 1915
Rank at discharge/death:
Private
Assignments
Regiment:
Durham Light Infantry
Battalion/unit:
2nd Battalion

Roll of Honour

C. LETSKY, 23 September 1915

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Private
Date of Death:
23/09/1915
Age:
22
Regiment / service:
2nd Bn., Durham Light Infantry
Cemetery:
Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery
Grave reference:
Z. 1.
Additional information:

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Pitman Driver

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