We remember George William Chafer

We remember George William Chafer

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8508971 16th April 1894
1915
enlistment Source:8508972 2nd June 1915
1916
discharge Source:8508972 2nd December 1916
service British Army Private 19384 Yorkshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:760413
1966
death Bramley, Rotherham, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8508971 1st March 1966

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George William
Initials GW
Last Name Chafer
Source 8508971
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 19384 Yorkshire Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
VC British Award/Decoration

Media

Communities

Communities

  • 628 VCs

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Victoria Cross Recipients 1854-2006 Transcription Hannah21187
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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Liverpool Echo, "One-Legged V.C. Of 21", 7th August 1916 Hannah21187
Wikipedia: George William Chafer Hannah21187
The London Gazette - Victoria Cross Trevor321

Multimedia

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George William Chafer VC. Trevor321

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