Charles Kingston Kelk, Yorks


1897 May 28. Born Northallerton

1901 census at St Margarets Vicarage, Cardigan Road, Headingley Cum Burley, Burley

1911 census, a student at St Cuthberts College, Worksop.

1915 Jul 27. 5th Battalion, Alexandra Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment); the undermentioned to be Second Lieutenants. Cadet Lance-Corporal Charles Kingston Kelk, from the Leeds University Contingent, Senior Division, Officers Training-

1917 Jul 1. Promoted Lt

1917 Aug 15. The undermentioned officers relinquish their temp. rank. 2nd Lt. (temp. Lt.) C. K. Kelk, and to remain seconded.

1918 Jan 20. Yorkshire Regt.—The undermentioned officers are restored to the estab. Lt C K Kelk

1918 May 27 Taken POW

1918 Dec. Repatriated to UK

1920 Aug 17. 5th Bn., Yorkshire Regt.— Lt. C. K. Kelk resigns his commission, and retains the rank of Lt.

1921 Mar 2. Joins ADRIC with service no 1778. Posted to J Coy

Fined £5, then 10/- by Company Commander

1922 Jan 23. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1923 Mar 11. Arrives in Canada from UK wanting to settle there.

1926 Aug 10. Married in Nottingham to Ellen Mary Wynne. His father conducted the service

1930 Jan 6. Arrives in New York from UK. . He is a sales manager.

1930 Feb 4. Arrives back in UK from New York.

1939 Register at Hanwag , Stratford-on-Avon M.B., Warwickshire. He is a Salesman Inter National Time Recording Company living with his wife Ellen

1940 Jun 26. S. Stafford R. Lt. Charles Kingston KELK (139458) to be Lt.

1993 Jun. Died Alton Hampshire