Lieut. Charles Bowcock Sands

Lieut. Charles Bowcock Sands

Male 1895 - 1918  (23 years)

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  • Name Charles Bowcock Sands 
    Title Lieut. 
    Born 7 Feb 1895  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Aug 1918  Fère-en-Tardenois, Aisne, Picardie, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I20517  mytree
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2020 

    Father Conway Robinson Sands,   b. 5 May 1860,   d. 11 Apr 1920  (Age 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Stuart Bowcock,   b. 23 Jun 1873, Keswick, Albemarle, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1962, Ashland, Hanover, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F7534  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Aug 1918 - Fère-en-Tardenois, Aisne, Picardie, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Charles Bowcock Sands was a member of the American Air Service during World War I. His plane was shot down as he flew as an escort to a British film crew over Fère-en-Tardenois, France. His mother requested that his name be included on her headstone, but he lies in an unmarked grave on the fields of France.

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Find A Grave.

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