The Chilwell National Shell Filling Factory explosion - 1 July 1918

The Chilwell National Shell Filling Factory explosion - 1 July 1918

The explosion killed 134 workers and injured 250, 5 died later from their injuries. This community remembers Chilwell's heroes, as well as those who died

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  • Profile picture for Fanny Taylor

    Born 1897

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions - Chilwell

  • Profile picture for Margaret Waller

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker National Filling Factory, Chilwell

  • Profile picture for Eliza Ward

    Born 1882

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Profile picture for Rose Wood

    Born 1892

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Born 1900

    Died 1923

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Chilwell Filling Factory

  • Born 1879

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Born 1845

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Born 1877

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Other Empire Force Shift Foreman Chilwell Filling Factory

  • Born 1877

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Born 1884

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Born 1901

    Other Empire Force Civilian

  • Profile picture for Godfrey John Boyle Chetwynd

    Born 1863

    Other Empire Force Managing Director Chilwell Filling Factory

  • Born 1896

    Other Empire Force

  • Other Empire Force Munitions Worker National Shell Filling Factory, Chilwell

  • Profile picture for Annie Benson

    Born 1854

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Born 1876

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Born 1880

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Born 1869

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions

  • Profile picture for S Charlotte A Herridge

    Born 1860

    Died 1918

    Other Empire Force Munitions Worker Ministry of Munitions