We remember Arthur Chester

We remember Arthur Chester

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Boston, Lincs United Kingdom Source:9131060 Source:8985364 1891
1910
education Teacher training City of Leeds Training College Headingley, Leeds United Kingdom Source:9131060 1910 - 1912
1910
education Teacher training City of Leeds Training College Headingley, Leeds United Kingdom Source:9136153 1910 - 1912
1912
employment Teacher Durham County Council Murton, County Durham United Kingdom Source:9131060 1912 - 1915
1915
theatres Egypt :4 Source:9131060 1915 - 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9131060 11th March 1916 - 4th July 1916
1916
hospitalisation Wouns Hospital/Institution Source:9136563 7th July 1916 - 27th August 1916
service British Army Private 18/1386 Durham Light Infantry Source:792968
1916
death Died of wounds 35th Casualty Clearing Stn at Doullens 4/7/16; multiple wounds; to No2 General Hospital then Engl on Hosptl Ship Asturias; Netley 7/7/16; gunshot wounds to abdomen. flank and ankle; led to peritonitis Netley Military Hospital, near Southampton United Kingdom Source:7165271 Source:9131060 27th August 1916
burial Netley Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hampshire United Kingdom C.E. 1841 Source:7165271

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur
Initials A
Last Name Chester
Source 792968
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 18/1386 Durham Light Infantry Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal

Media

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
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription DR117137
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jo28365
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription DR117137

External Evidence

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Southern Daily Echo story on ceremony at Netley military cemetery Jo28365
Durham County Hall War Memorial World War I names list Jo28365

Multimedia

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Murton Cenotaph Murton71731
Grave in Hampshire DR117137
City of Leeds Training College war memorial Jo28365

Stories

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