1918 Ipswich Chronical


Born: 1898, Ramsholt, Suffolk.

Died: 11th October 1917; age 19; Died of Wounds – No. 61. Casualty Clearing Station, Lozingham.

Residence: Ramsholt, Suffolk.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 19794

Regiment: Coldstream Guards, ‘B’ Coy, 3rd Battalion.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:


Artillery Wood Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Horace & Anna Chambers, of 122, Elm Row, Ramsholt.




1901   Elm Row, Ramsholt, Suffolk.


Edgar was 3 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Horace Chambers, 33, a Horseman on Farm, born Eye, Suffolk.

Annie Chambers (nee Pooley), 32, born Sutton Suffolk.

Horace William Chambers, 12, born Ramsholt.

Annie Maud Chambers, 9, born Ramsholt.

Sarah Agnes Chambers, 7, born Ramsholt.

Florence Chambers, 5, born Ramsholt.

Alfred Chambers, 5 months, born Ramsholt.


1911   122, Elm Row, Ramsholt, Suffolk.


Edgar was 13 years old, a Labourer on Farm. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Horace, 43, a Horseman on Farm.

Anna, 42.

William, 22, a Horseman on Farm.

Florence, 16.

Alfred, 10.

Jessie Kate Chambers, 7, born Ramsholt.

Mabel Chambers, 3, born Ramsholt.

Elsie Chambers, 2, born Ramsholt.


Coldstream Guards, ‘B’ Coy, 3rd Battalion:


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