Charles William Townsend (6B06)
|Date of Birth:||1833|
|Date of Death:||dunm 1854|
|Father:||Captain Horatio Townsend [6B01]|
|Mother:||Chetwood, Henrietta Margaret|
|See Also:||Table VIB ; Lineage ; Ancestors' Tree ; Descendents' Tree|
Notes for Charles William Townsend
Charles was commissioned temporary 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal Engineers on 31 December 1851 (1) and this was confirmed as permanent rank on 20 May 1853. Promoted Lieutenant on 17 February 1854 (2) Charles died sometime later that year.
(1) London Gazette 21277 page 3606 dated 30 December 1851.
(2) London Gazette 21522 page 3606 dated 17 February 1854.