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Charles F Tolliday

Charles F Tolliday

Date of Birth

Unknown

Course

2 Years at Borough Road College – Intermediate Arts, 1910-1912

Job(s)

Stimson Avenue C.S., Northampton; Teacher at Borough Road College

Service number

512631

WW1 rank

Lance Corporal

London Regiment, London Scottish, 1st/14th Battalion

Theatre of war

France, Europe

Date of death

3 April 1917

Buried/memorial

Achicourt Road Cemetery (Grave/Memorial reference: B. 6.)

Biography

Lance Corporal Charles F Tolliday was the son of Frederick and Alice Tolliday. He attended Borough Road College for two years, where he was secretary of the debating society in 1912 and played football. In 1914 he achieved a BA and returned to Borough Road College in 1915, this time as a tutor at Borough Road College. Tolliday served with the 1st/14th Battalion London Regiment, he died on 3 April 1917.

Sources

Entry on p.88 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, 1911-12 Club Officers Photo [BRCCO 005], BFSS/2/9/13/12 [BRCFB012], BRCSYG033, 1913 Annual reports, Secondary source information provided by Douglas Craik (taken from Commonwealth War Graves Commission), Commonwealth War Graves Commission