Initials: C O
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment: Bedfordshire Regiment
Unit Text: 6th Bn.
Age: 25
Date of Death: 10/07/1916
Service No: 12940
Additional information: Son of Owen Catling, of Bayfordbury Gardens, Hertford, Herts; husband of Sarah Ann Catling.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 2 C

Thiepval Memorial
Medal Index:
Description Medal card of Catling, Charles S
Corps Regiment No Rank
6th Bedfordshire Regiment 12940 Private
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment 12940 Private

1901 Census

Bayfordbury Gardens
Owen Catling 44 gardener, Surrey, Streatham
Sarah Ann Catling 42 Beds,
Edwin Asher 17 , Bayford
Elsie Louisa Catling 10 , Bayford
Charles Owen Catling 9 , Bayford
Fred Catling 7 , Bayford
Emily Catling 5 , Bayford
Dorothy Catling 4 , Bayford

Soldiers Who Died in the Great War

Name: Charles Owen Catling
Birth Place: Bayford, Herts
Residence: Hertford
Death Date: 10 Jul 1916
Death Location: France & Flanders
Enlistment Location: Hertford
Rank: L/Corporal
Regiment: Bedfordshire Regiment
Battalion: 6th Battalion
Number: 12940
Type of Casualty: Killed in action
Theatre of War: Western European Theatre