The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private W Chandler


Photograph by "Simon Tiron"

Private William CHANDLER, G/24682, 7th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 4598, East Surrey Regiment), died of wounds, Flanders France, 25th February 1917, age 33.

15th March 1883, born Liphook, Hampshire, son of Frederick and Elizabeth Chandler.

15th April 1883, Headley, Southampton, baptism of William Chandler, son of Frederick, (miller) & Elizabeth Chandler, of Deadwater Hill.

31st May 1909, St Mary, Wimbledon, Surrey marriage of William Chandler, age 26, bachelor, dairyman's assistant, 15 Keeling Road, In the Parish of St Michaels & All Angels, Croydon, father Frederick Chandler, gardener to Caroline Kate Spencer, age 24 spinster, 126, Hartfield Road, Wimbledon, father Richard Spencer, decorator.

1911 Census - 21 Frith Road, Croydon, Surrey - William Chandler, head, age 28, married, milk carrier, born Liphook, Hampshire; Caroline K Chandler, wife, age 26, married 2 years 1 child, born Wimbledon, Surrey; William S Chandler, son, age 1month, 3 weeks, born Croydon, Surrey.

Enlisted Putney, SW.  Resided Wimbledon, SW19.

Buried at  Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension No.1., III. G. 16., Somme, France.

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