WILLIAM LIONEL CHARLTON Dec. 12, 1892–July 20, 1916 Lance-Corporal, Eighteenth Battalion. Son of William Charlton; ed. Parkhill C.I.; Educations, 1912-13; Teaching at s.s. 7, McGillivary.
In November 1914 he enlisted in the 18th Battalion and reached France in September 1915. He served on the Ploegsteert section of the front, through the battle of St. Eloi [Craters] and at Ypres. He was instantly killed on July 20th, 1916, when his battalion was in the line in the Vierstraat–St. Eloi area. Buried at Ridgewood Cemetery, near Vierstraat.
CHARLTON William Lionel R.R. 3. Alisa Craig; I (First Class Certificate), Teacher 7 McGillivary, Enlisted 2/11/14, Pte., 18th Bn., Served in France, Killed 20/7/1916.