We remember Frederick Chaston

We remember Frederick Chaston

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Timeline

Timeline

1864
sibling George Chaston Source:6174797 1864
1868
sibling Alice Chaston Source:6174797 1868
1869
sibling Rosey Chaston Source:6174797 1869
1873
sibling Harry Chaston Source:6174797 1873
1875
sibling Charley Chaston Source:6174797 1875
1878
birth Little Downham, Ely, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom Source:8891652 Source:6174767 April 1878
1881
location Holts, Downham, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom their own address Source:6174797 3rd April 1881
1881
dates Age 3 Source:6174797 3rd April 1881
1896
enlistment Hounslow, London United Kingdom Source:786485 1896
1901
awards Queens South Africa medal Other War Service Award Source:6658247 1st April 1901
1911
dates Age 33 Source:6174781 2nd April 1911
1911
service British Army Sergeant 5258 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Source:786485 2nd April 1911
1911
location Chatham Barracks United Kingdom military residence address Source:6174781 2nd April 1911
1914
awards Long Service and Good Conduct medal Other War Service Award Source:7962408 1st July 1914
1915
service British Army Company Quarter Master Serjeant 5258 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:786485 25th April 1915
1915
service British Army Company Serjeant Major 5258 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:786485 25th April 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:786485 25th April 1915
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 5258 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Source:7350974
1915
death Died of wounds Gallipoli Turkey Source:7350974 Source:6174767 22nd August 1915
burial Helles Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Source:7350974

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frederick
Initials F
Last Name Chaston
Source 786485
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Chatham Barracks United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Holts, Downham, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom their own address known 3rd April 1881
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5258 South Wales Borderers 1st Battalion Sergeant
British Army 5258 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Company Serjeant Major
British Army 5258 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Company Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 5258 South Wales Borderers 2nd Battalion Warrant Officer Class 2
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Long Service and Good Conduct medal Other War Service Award
Queens South Africa medal Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary A Chaston mother
Frederick Chaston father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Chaston brother 1864
Alice Chaston sister 1868
Rosey Chaston sister 1869
Harry Chaston brother 1873
Charley Chaston brother 1875

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Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Melanie24
GRO WAR DEATHS ARMY OTHER RANKS (1914 to1921) Transcription Melanie24
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Melanie24
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Melanie24
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Melanie24
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Boer War Records 1899-1902 Keith1947
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 Keith1947
Army LS and GC Medal register 1913-1919 Keith1947
Depot Battalion, SWB, on 1901 Census Keith1947
Infantry Depot Description Books Keith1947

Multimedia

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Full dress uniform Keith1947
Army LS and GC Medal - George V – 1st type Keith1947
LS&GC recipients roll Keith1947
Queen's South Africa medal Keith1947

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