Service Details
Name:
SELL
Given Name:
CHARLES WILLIAM
Initials:
C W
Service No:
176
Rank:
Company Serjeant Major
Other Casualties of this Rank
Regiment:
Northern Rhodesia Police
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Date of Death:
1918-05-29
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Age:
41
Cause of Death:
Died of wounds
Decorations:
D C M, Mentioned in Despatches
Citations:
LG Sup 26 May 1917 - "For conspicuous gallantry in performing dangerous reconnaissances on many occasions. On one occasion, with a small party of Scouts, he held up and inflicted many casualties on an enemy advanced guard, himself bringing a wounded man out of action." MID LG Sup 25 September 1917 pg. 9948
Additional
Information:
Son of John Henry and Charrlotte Sell, of Johannesburg.
Commemoration
Country:
Malawi
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Cemetery:
MANGOCHI TOWN CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
48.

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