Name:-    Saunders, Charles

Nationality:- South African

Age :-    26

Rank:-    Private

Number:-   300


Service:-    Army

Regiment / ship:-   4th Regt. (inf.), South African Infantry

Date of death:-    13th April 1918

Cemetery / Memorial:- Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial

Area of cemetery / memorial :- Panel 15 to 16 and 16A

Family information:- Son of Thomas Saunders, Hoe park, Coupar Angus, Perthshire, Scotland

1891 Census

Union Bank, Calton Street, Coupar Angus, Perthshire

Thomas Saunders, head, 50, bank agent, b. Blairgowrie, Perthshire

Elizabeth Saunders, wife, 40, b. Hutt Eng, Yorkshire

Bessie Saunders, daughter, 18, b. Newport, Fifeshire

Margaret Saunders, daughter, 17, b. Dundee, Forfarshire

Thomas Gilbert Saunders, son, 15, scholar, b. Dundee, Forfarshire

Bertha Saunders, daughter, 14, scholar, b. Dundee, Forfarshire

Lucy Saunders, daughter, 13, scholar, b. Dundee, Forfarshire

Bertha Saunders, daughter, 14, scholar, b. Dundee, Forfarshire

Arthur Saunders, son, 11, scholar, b. Dundee Forfarshire

Euphemia Saunders, daughter, 8, scholar, b. Newport, Fifeshire

Henry James Saunders, son, 7, scholar, b. Newport, Fifeshire

Ellie Saunders, daughter, 5, b. Coupar Angus, Perthshire

Allan Saunders, son, 4, b. Coupar Angus, Perthshire

1901 Census

Union Bank House, 13, Carlton Street, Coupar Angus

Thomas Saunders, head, 60, bank agent & insurance agent, b. Blairgowrie

Bessie Saunders, daughter, 28, b. Newport, Fifeshire

Maggie Saunders, daughter, 27, bookseller, b. Dundee, Forfarshire

Bertha Saunders, daughter, 24, bookseller, b. Dundee

Lucy Saunders, daughter, 22, scholar, b. Dundee

Effie Saunders, daughter, 18, scholar, b. Newport

Effie Saunders, daughter, 15, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Allan Saunders, son, 14, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Charles Saunders, son, 9, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Christina Stewart, general servant, 16, b. Cortachy, Forfarshire

Why are there two daughters, both called Effie????

Coupar Angus Churchyard

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