The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private A Chesser


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Private Alfred CHESSER,  G/5639,  8th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 8th  June 1916, age 20.

Born Hampstead, London, NW, son of William and Emma Chesser, of 126, Fairbridge Road, Upper Holloway, London.


1911 Census - 126, Fairbridge Road, Upper Holloway, N - William Chesser, head, age 44, married, butchers assistant, born Islington, London; Emma Chesser, wife, age 46, married 16 years, 3 children, all still alive, born South Hornsey, London; Alfred Chesser, son, age 15, single, solicitors clerk, born Hampstead, London; Frederick Chesser, son, age 12, school / stationers errand lad, born Islington, London; Arthur Chesser, son, age 10, school, born Islington, London.


Enlisted Worthing, Sussex.  Resided Holloway, London, N.

30th August 1915, posted BEF.

Buried at Dranoutre Military Cemetery, II. C. 4., Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.


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