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  • Photograph was published on 2nd December 1916 in the Derbyshire Courier ad is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
Lofthouse Yorkshire
He was the son of Tom and the late Sarah Chadwick He was the husband of Alice Cooper (formerly Chadwick) of 62 Austin Street Shirebrook Mansfield.
He worked at Warsop Main Colliery.
15 Sep 1916
27
1542866 - CWGC Website
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Corporal
2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Corporal Albany Chadwick, served with “D” Company, 2nd Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment, was killed in action on 15th September 1916. Having no known grave his name is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, France.
“Corpl. A. Chadwick, Notts. and Derbys., 62 Austin Street, Shirebrook, has been killed in action. Lieut. A. Cowley, in a letter to Mrs. Chadwick, states: “It is with a feeling of deep regret that I have to inform you that your husband was killed in action on the morning of the 15th ult. Unfortunately, there are none left who can give any full detail, but from the accounts of D Co. did, I can assure you that your husband died a soldier's death to the glory of the cause in which God had sent him.” Deceased, who leaves a widow and two children, was 26 years of age and enlisted in Nov., 1914. He worked at Warsop Main Colliery.” Above is courtesy of Ibid and Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Photograph was published on 2nd December 1916 in the Derbyshire Courier ad is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Albany Chadwick - Photograph was published on 2nd December 1916 in the Derbyshire Courier ad is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918