We remember Robert Chalmers

We remember Robert Chalmers

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
sibling Mabel Chalmers Source:8482935 1890
1894
birth Barnes, Surrey United Kingdom Source:7733542 Source:8482939 13th April 1894
1895
sibling Ralph Chalmers Source:8482935 1895
1901
location 35 Lonsdale Rd, Barnes United Kingdom parents address Source:8482935 April 1901
1907
education Westminster School London United Kingdom Source:8482965 26th September 1907 - July 1911
1911
location 33 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8482939 April 1911
1911
education Peterhouse, Cambridge Unversity Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8482965 1911
1914
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:8482965 13th May 1914
1914
service British Army London Regiment 15th (county of lond Battalion Source:8482965 13th May 1914
1914
commission Source:8482965 26th September 1914
1914
service British Army Lieutenant London Regiment 1/15 lond Battalion Source:7050038 26th September 1914 - 26th May 1915
1915
service British Army Lieutenant London Regiment 15th lond Battalion Source:8482996 17th March 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8482965 17th March 1915
1915
hospitalisation Received two bullet wounds in action on 25 May 1915, died the following day in hospital. Hospital/Institution Source:7733542 25th May 1915 - 26th May 1915
1915
death Died of wounds Died from gunshot wounds sustained the previous day Chocques Hospital France Source:7050038 Source:7733542 26th May 1915
burial Chocques Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7050038

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Chalmers
Source 763039
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
33 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London United Kingdom parents address known April 1911
35 Lonsdale Rd, Barnes United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army London Regiment 15th (county of lond Battalion
British Army London Regiment 15th lond Battalion Lieutenant
British Army London Regiment 1/15 lond Battalion Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Baroness Maude Mary Chalmers mother
Robert Chalmers, First Baron Chalmers father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mabel Chalmers sister 1890
Ralph Chalmers brother 1895

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Michael40130
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Michael40130
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Michael40130

External Evidence

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The History of the Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles Ann39898
The Record of Old Westminsters Ann39898
1/15 men who went to war on 17 March 1915 Ann39898

Multimedia

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Lt Robert Chalmers Michael40130

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