Unsolved Murders

Charles Fell

Age: 34

Sex: male

Date: 24 Jan 1917

Place: Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London

Charles Fell was found in Royal Hospital Road outside the Royal Hospital in Chelsea on Sunday 21 January 1917 with a broken nose and head injuries.

He later died from injuries to his brain.

An open verdict was returned at his inquest.

He was found in Royal Hospital Road on the Sunday morning by a fireman with the Chelsea Brigade as he was walking along. The fireman said that he had appeared to be very ill.

The fireman obtained police assistance and Charles Fell was removed on the ambulance to the infirmary where he died on the Wednesday, 24 January 1917

Charles Fell had been a soldier from Devon.

*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Western Morning News - Monday 05 February 1917

see Chelsea News and General Advertiser - Friday 26 January 1917