We remember William Chambers

We remember William Chambers

Timeline

Timeline

1870
birth Exeter United Kingdom Source:7170651 1870
1871
sibling Henry Chambers Source:7170651 1871
1885
sibling Charles Chambers Source:7170651 1885
1887
employment Mason's labourer Unknown Topsham, Devon United Kingdom Source:7170651 1887
1889
sibling Samuel Chambers Source:7170651 1889
1908
marriage Eliza Holwill Source:9051396 6th May 1908
1914
enlistment Exeter United Kingdom Source:9051395 9th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 3/733 Devonshire Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:9051396 9th September 1914 - 27th September 1915
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9051396 4th November 1914 - 10th March 1915
1915
service British Army Private 20171 Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry 1st Garrison Battalion Source:9051396 28th September 1915 - 2nd June 1916
1916
theatres Indian Frontier :6g Source:9051396 11th February 1916 - 6th May 1916
1916
discharge Source:9051395 2nd June 1916
1916
hospitalisation Discharged sick with TB Hospital/Institution Source:7170651 1916
service British Army Private 20171 Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry Source:7170651
1917
death War Related Sickness Tuberculosis. Discharged sick in 1916. Topsham, Devon United Kingdom Source:7170651 17th June 1917
burial Topsham Cemetery Topsham Cemetery Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Topsham, Devon Devon United Kingdom United Kingdom Source:7170651

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Chambers
Source 766991
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 20171 Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry Private
British Army 3/733 Devonshire Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 20171 Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry 1st Garrison Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charlotte Chambers mother
Henry Chambers father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Chambers brother 1871
Charles Chambers brother 1885
Samuel Chambers brother 1889
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Holwill wife 6th May 1908

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Anne23518
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Anne23518

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