JOHN CHILCOTT

 

 

Born: 1898, Ipswich.

Died: 14th June 1917; age 18; Died of Wounds.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Date of Entry Therein: 4th October 1915 – France.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 13500; Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

Bay 4.

Arras memorial,

Pas de Calais,

France.

 

Brother to SIDNEY CHILCOTT.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   126, Alan Road, Ipswich.

 

John was 2 years old and living with his parents & brothers.

Samuel Chilcott, 38, a Brickmaker, born Ipswich.

Mary Elizabeth Chilcott (nee Segger), 35, born Ipswich.

Samuel Chilcott, 14, a Brickmaker’s Labourer, born Ipswich.

Frederick Chilcott, 11, born Ipswich.

Sidney Chilcott, 5, born Ipswich.

 

1911   East Suffolk & Ipswich Hospital, Anglesea Road, Ipswich.

 

John was 12 years old, at School and a part time Milk Boy – Farmer. He was a Patient at the hospital.

 

Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion:

http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/suffolk-regiment/

http://www.suffolkregiment.org/Menu.html

 

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