Born: 9th April 1900, Ipswich.
Died: 10th June 1940; age: 40; MPK after bombing raid.
Enlistment Details: Location: Chatham; Date: 12th November 1918 – signed up for 12 years. Occupation: Iron Moulder; Height: 5ft & 5 1/2ins, fresh complexion, brown eyes & brown hair. Tattooed on both arms.
Rank: Stoker; Service Number: C/K 55106.
Regiment: Royal Navy, H.M.S. ‘Boadicea’
Next of Kin: Husband of E.M. Chandler, of Ipswich.
1901 11, Champion Cottages, Foxhall Road, Ipswich.
Arthur was a year old and living with his parents at the home of his uncle.
Charles French, 31, a Coal Carter, born Ipswich.
(Jack) Arthur John Chandler, 26, a General Foundry Labourer – Smith’s Shop, born Rushmere St. Andrew, Suffolk.
Charlotte Chandler (nee Lloyd), 24, born Ipswich.
Charles’s father Henry French, 70, a Quay Labourer, born Ipswich.
1911 390, Spring Road, Ipswich.
Arthur was 11 years old he was living with his parents & siblings.
Arthur, 38, a Labourer Foundry – Ransome, Sims & Jefferies.
Henry Logan Chandler, 10, born Ipswich.
Kate Violet Chandler, 8, born Ipswich.
Ivy Katherine Chandler, 5, born Ipswich.
Charles James Chandler, 10 months, born Ipswich.
The census recorded that Arthur’s 3 year old brother, Walter Chandler was in the East Suffolk & Ipswich Hospital, Anglesea Road, Ipswich.
In 1926, Arthur married Emma May Lyas, born 1898, Stowmarket, Suffolk. They had 1 son.