PO/11216 Petty Officer Charles George (or John?) CANHAM, R.N.
Details of death unknown
Ian Valentine based on Essex County Standard 24/10/1914 & research by John Stewart
PO/11216 Petty Officer Charles George (or John?) Canham † was born in 1890, at Black Horse cottages, Wivenhoe. He was the son of Charles & Louisa Canham.
He was a Joiner by trade and also a trumpet player in Wivenhoe Wesleyan Guild Brass Band.
He enlisted in the Royal Navy. No record on CWGC site but believed to have died in 1917.
He is named on the Wivenhoe War Memorial.