Charles Hext Cotesworth, born in Dover in 1879, was the only son of William Greaves Cotesworth (born about 1843 at Highgate, Middlesex) and Charlotte Hext (born 15th September 1847 at Morval, Cornwall). The couple had married on
I have not found a medal index card for him which suggests that he never served overseas.
The photo on this post is the copyright of the National Trust and show Charles as an infant. It was taken on 29th May 1880 at Dover.