Lt. Charles Edward Wilkin QSA


1880 Nov 29. Born Kensington

1881 census in Kensington, London

1891 census living at Baconsfield, Alpha Road, Birchington, Thanet, Kent,

1900-1902 2nd Lt in 2nd Dragoons. The Queen's South Africa (QSA) Medal Clasps: Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902

1900 Jun 19. Commissioned 2nd Lt in Rifle Brigade

1901 May 4. Transfers from Rifle Brigade to 2nd Dragoon Guards

1903 Jan 28 Resigns his commission as 2nd Lt in 2nd Dragoon Guards

1914 Oct 14 Commissioned 2nd Lt in 2nd Dragoon Guards

1918 May 4 Transfers to RAF as 2nd Lt and hon Lt.

RAF Service

1920 Dec 8. Joined ADRIC with service no 1205. Posted to B Coy

1922 Jan 23. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1926 Aug 28. This may or may not be him. On balance, it probably is.

1927 Married IVY D STRATFORD in St Pancras, London

1939 Register Living at 15 Arlington Street , City of Westminster, London, He is a Serviced Flats Proprietor

1947 Mar 2. Died Paddington, London