CHARLES BODEN EDWARDSRank: Captain
Regiment: S.S. Exchange Mercantile Marine Killed In Action Friday 23rd March 1917 Age 37County Memorial Runcorn
Commemorated\Buried TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
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Although CWGC gives his rank as Master, the local newspaper gives his rank as Captain.
He was on board the SS Exchange when it was torpedoed and sunk by a submarine. Two other Runcorn men were on the boat with him, Able Seaman S.N Bennet and able Seaman A Haddock.
Compiled By Graeme Ainsworth with assistance from Percy Dunbavand