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DATE OF EM ACTION: 02/04/1916 Faversham, Kent.

 

Little is known about Corporal Charles Ashley of the Royal Field Artillery other than the award of the Edward Medal for his actions in the explosion at Faversham, Kent on 2nd April 1916.

 

EM CITATION:

 

Also to Lieutenant John Morley Stebbings, Corporal Charles Ashley, Bombardier Bert Dugdale, Acting Serjeant Charles Thomas Harris, and Acting Bombardier Arthur Frederick Edwards on account of their gallant conduct in assisting in the rescue work on the occasion of the explosion which occurred at Faversham on the 2nd April, 1916.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: UNKNOWN.

LOCATION OF MEDAL: UNKNOWN.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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