Also Served: Charles Furlong Neaves -
Charles Furlong NEAVES
Ackers Street, Prescot
Pte 25542, King’s (Liverpool) Regiment, later Pte 187042, Royal Air Force
Born around 1893, Charles was the second son of Halkett William & Elizabeth NeavesRef. No.:
At the time of the 1911 census, Charles, aged 18, was listed as an Electrical Fitter at the BI & HC Co Ltd in Prescot. At that time, the family lived in Ropers Bridge, WHiston.
Listed in the Prescot Reporter 'List of all local men who have enlisted' in 1915., Pictured in Prescot Reporter of 28/07/1916 with caption 'Ackers St. Prescot, KLR, wounded'
Medal Entitlement - British War Medal and Victory Medal.
Charles is included on the BI Electrical Fittings Dept Roll of Honour here -> http://prescot-rollofhonour.info/efd_roh. He is also shown on the 1916 picture of the Prescot Harriers, which is on the Local History page
Married to Kathleen Griffiths in 1925, Charles died in Liverpool in 1974 at the age of 78