CORFIELD, Charles, 11544, Corporal.
8th (Service) Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment.
He was born near to the end of 1887 at Darlaston, the son of John and Ann Corfield.
He enlisted at Wolverhampton
His first active posting was to France where he landed on the 4th August 1915.
He was killed in action on the 7th April 1916.
He is buried in Plot IX, G, 72, Citi Bonjean Military Cemetery, France.
Charles was entitled to the 1914-15 Star, War Medal and Victory Medal.
At the times of the 1891 and 1901 census the family was living at 26, Blakemores Lane, Darlaston. His mother is listed as a widow in 1901, the father having died when Charles was about 11 years old.
As yet I have been unable to find them in the 1911 census.