Soldier – Hill, Charles Chambers – Military Medal for Conisbrough Hero (picture)

May 1918

Mexborough Times, Saturday, May 18, 1918

Conisbrough Hero.
Military Medal for Colliery Clerk


Sgt Charles Chambers Hill (R.F.A.) son of Mr and Mrs Jessie Hill, the Laurels, Elm Green Lane Conisbrough, has been awarded the Military Medal for gallantry in action in France.

He is 22 years of age, and has been serving since September 1914.

Before enlistment he was on theclerical staff of the Denaby and Cadeby collieries, and was also a member of the recreation club, Conisbrough.

His father is Parish clerk and assistant overseer for Conisbrough.