Second son of Lord Barnard Vane
Brothers: Ralph Frederick and Henry (Harry) Vane
Teesdale Mercury 01.09.1915 - Page 5: Column 2
Captain, the Hon., C.W. Vane, 2nd son of Lord Barnard, writes in good spirits from France. Hon Ralph Vane in Mediterranean.
Teesdale Mercury 20 OCTOBER 1915 – Page 5:
'LOCAL AND OTHER NOTES
The Hon. Ralph Vane, Lord Barnard’s youngest son, has been gazetted captain in a Garrison Battalion of the Northumberland fusiliers, at a Mediterranean station. His Lordship’s second son, the Hon. Christopher W. Vane, is on military duty in France, being in the 18th Cavalry division. The Hon. Harry Vane, the eldest son, is at Harrogate.'
Teesdale Mercury 20.02.1918 - Page 5: Column 1
Captain Hon. C.W. Vane - back at Raby Castle after being wounded
Teesdale Mercury 20.03.1918 - Page 4: Column 2
Captain C W Vane promoted to Major
Teesdale Mercury 22.05.1918 - Page 2: Column 5
Captain C W Vane convalescent following wounding