We remember Bertie Chapman

We remember Bertie Chapman

Timeline

Timeline

1887
birth Uppingham Rutland United Kingdom Source:5561658 23rd May 1887
1891
location High Street Uppingham Rutland United Kingdom parents address Source:5561658 1891
1901
location High Street Uppingham Rutland United Kingdom parents address Source:5561658 1901
1911
location Bury St Edmunds Suffolk United Kingdom away from home address Source:5561658 1911
1915
enlistment Winnipeg Manitoba Canada Source:5561658 11th January 1915
1915
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 6058 Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians) 1st Re-enforcement Draft Source:5561658 11th January 1915 - June 1916
1916
events Overstay leave Military Discipline France Source:5561658 10th August 1916
1916
marriage Ann Buckle Source:5561658 August 1916 - 30th March 1918
service Canadian Expeditionary Force 6058 Source:5561658
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5561658
1918
death Killed in Action C Sqdn at the rear of the wood to deal with any troops flushed out. Sqdn faced with two lines of infantry, artillery and machine guns. Bertie was killed in the charge that then took place. Moreuil Wood France Source:7532591 Source:5561658 30th March 1918
burial Vimy Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais Search of battlefield in revealed that German troops had buried fatalities but subsequent shell fire had made identification of graves impossible. France Source:7532591

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Bertie
Initials B
Last Name Chapman
Source 5561658
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Bury St Edmunds Suffolk United Kingdom away from home address known 1911
High Street Uppingham Rutland United Kingdom parents address known 1891
High Street Uppingham Rutland United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 6058
Canadian Expeditionary Force 6058 Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians) 1st Re-enforcement Draft Private
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Buckle wife August 1916

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Official Records

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Canadian Attestation Papers
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Rutland Remembers Janet2378
PDF of service records for C.E.F Janet2378

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