Born: 1870, Ipswich.
Died: 5th February 1901; age: 30; KiA at Witklip, Mpumalanga, South Africa.
Residence: 19, Hill Street, St. Helen’s, Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 3426.
Regiment: 19th (Princess of Wales’s Own) Hussars, South Africa Field Force.
Clasps Awarded: Belfast, Orange Free State & Laing’s Nek.
1871 Bond Street, St. Helen’s, Ipswich.
Arthur was a year old and living with his parents & siblings.
John Chambers, 41, a Labourer, born Ipswich.
Sarah Chambers (nee Cuttriss), 41, born Sawston, Cambridgeshire.
Elizabeth Chambers, 19, a ??? Maker, born Ipswich.
William Chambers, 17, a Pupil Teacher, born Ipswich.
Alfred Chambers, 14, born Ipswich.
John Chambers, 6, born Ipswich.
Walter James Chambers, 8 months, born Ipswich.
1881 7, Bond Street, Ipswich.
Arthur was 11 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
John, 51, a Brickmaker.
Charlotte Chambers, 9, born Ipswich.
Frederick Chambers, 7, born Ipswich.
1891 Cavalry Barracks, Aldershot, Hampshire.
Arthur was 21 years old, Soldier ranked a Private for the 19th Hussars.
Arthur’s mother, Sarah Chambers died 1899, Ipswich.
In 1897, Ipswich, Arthur married Ruth Hannah Ward, born 1876, Butley, Suffolk.
They had 2 children:
William John Chambers, born 1898, Ipswich.
Winifred Chambers, born 1899, Ipswich.