The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private A A Chessum


Private Albert Arthur CHESSUM, G/39156, 6th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 18th October 1918.

1st December 1898, born Ravensden, Bedfordshire, son of Walter & Hepzibah Lily Chessum.

1911 Census - Cleat Hill, Ravensden, Bedford - George Fensome, head, age 68, married, small farmer, small holder, own account, born Ravensden, Bedfordshire; Hephzibah Annie Fensome, wife, age 65, married 47 years, 9 children, 4 still alive, born Renhold, Bedfordshire; John Fensome, brother, age 71, married, farm labourer, born Ravensden, Bedfordshire; Albert Arthur Chessum, grandson, age 12, school, born Ravensden, Bedfordshire; Frank Walter Fensome, grandson, age 1, born Ravensden, Bedfordshire.

Enlisted Bedford, Bedfordshire.

Buried at  Point-du-Jour Military Cemetery,  II. A. 7., Athies, Pas de Calais, France.

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