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Blampied, C G

Thiepval Memorial

Thiepval Memorial, France, Somme.

Commemorated on Trinity Parish Memorial


Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record


Charles Garnet Blampied

Rifleman Charles Garnet Blampied
7th Battalion, Royal Irish Rifles

Son of Charles and Mary Jane Blampied.
One of two brothers who both fell within three months

Killed in action.


NEWS ITEM in Jersey Evening Post of Tuesday 19 September 1916

Roll of Honour. Rifleman C Garnet Blampied, who for 13 years was employed as a compositor at the office of our French contemporary Le Chronique de Jersey and who left with the Jersey contingent, has been killed in action. A brother of the deceased, who had joined the Canadian Overseas Forces was killed some time ago and another brother is at present a prisoner of war in the hands of the enemy.