Carver, Oswald A

Oswald Armitage Carver, Captain, Royal Engineers, 1/2nd (East Lancs)
Died of wounds 7th June 1915 in Gallipoli, Turkey, aged 28

 


EARLY LIFE

Son of Oswald William and Kate Carver, of Holmes Chapel, Cheshire; husband of E. A. N. Carver, of West Runton House, West Runton, Norfolk.

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WW1 SERVICE

 

COMMEMORATION

Captain Oswald Carver is buried in grave ref. A. 7. of Lancashire Landing Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Captain Oswald Carver, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.

Locally, Captain Oswald Carver is commemorated on the Holmes Chapel war memorial.

Elsewhere, he is commemorated on the Trinity College, Cambridge war memorial.

 

NOTES

Brother of Basil Armitage Carver, 2nd Lt, 6th Inniskilling Dragoons died 21st August 1916 aged 19.


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