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Lance Corporal Charles Baines

Army Number : 13763

Battalion : 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born and lived at Ripley, Derbyshire. Son of Joseph and Mary Ellen Baines of Argyl Road, Ripley. He was a general labourer prior to enlisting at Derby. He was killed in action, 9th August 1915, in the attack at Sanctuary Wood, Belgium.

Buried/Commemorated : Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Panel 39 and 41.

Lance Corporal Charles Baines is also commemorated on the following local memorials :-
All Saint's Church War Memoria, Ripley, Derbyshire.