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Death of Well Known Bandsman

June 1967

South Yorkshire Times June 3, 1967


The death occurred on May 13 of Mr Charles Henry Saunders, aged 87, at his home, 62 King St, Goldthorpe.

Well known as a brass bandman all his life, he was also a member of the Goldthorpe Pensioners “Evergreen” choir and was secretary until his illness.

In the Goldthorpe Pensioners Association he was a former chairman and a well-known figure at the annual festival for pensions choir’s. He  conducted the former Bolton Hall band.