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Roll Call Major Charles F Ashworth – 20 September 1944

Major Charles Frederick Ashworth was the son of Lt Col Hugh Stirling Ashworth (also killed in action in Egypt, 26 March 1917) and of Elsie M Ashworth.

He served with 10th Parachute Battalion, and took part in the Battle of Arnhem, during Op Market Garden. He died between 20-21 September 1944, aged 35 years old and is now buried at Oosterbeek War Cemetery, Arnhem.


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17/09/1944 – 25/09/1944 Arnhem (Operation Market Garden)

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