Details

Title
Forename Charles Edward Wetherall
Surname Hull
Rank Captain
Regiment Queen's Regiment
Age 24
Death Killed in action
Place of Death Middle East > Syria
Date of Death 26/06/1941
Year of Entry 1930
Social D
School Notes -
Comments
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=2937328
Unit 2nd Battalion
Prefect -
Military Decorations MC
Sport -
Album Number 22
Battle
Previous Regiment
Burial or Cemetery Syria > Damascus
Citations
Archives Correspondence file in OR files in Radley Archives
Post School Army, 1936
Prep School
Prisoner of War
Radlein Obituary November 23 1941. In June, I941. killed in action in the Middle East, Charles Edward Wetherall Hull. M.C., Captain, The Queen's Royal Regiment. He was at Radley (Stevenson's. D) from 1930 to 1934. As a scholar he did not reach prominence. but in everything practical he was most successful. A typical achievement was the building of a sailing boat in the carpenter's shop, and its subsequent safe launching in the river. After leaving Radley. he went to Scotland to work as a factor. In January, 1936. he became a Sec. Lt. in the Supplementary Reserve of the Queen's Regiment and was posted to a regular battalion in the following year. Immediately before the outbreak of war he was on service in Palestine where he won he Military Cross for conspicuous gallantry and initiative. Shortly before his death his name appeared in the London Gazette among those mentioned for distinguished services in the field in the Middle East.
Service Number 66695
Place of Birth