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  • CWGC headstone in Kingsway (Old) Cemetery, Kirkby in Ashfield. Photo Carol Malone
Person Details
Parents: William and Elizabeth Chesterton. Widow: Hannah, nee Dallison. They only married a few weeks before Charles's death from meningitis. Their son, also called Charles Ernest was born on 12/12/1916. Hannah lived at 19 Shoulder of Mutton Hill, East Kirkby.
18 Apr 1916
22
2750006 - CWGC Website
3349
Private
3/5th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Enlisted 03/11/1914. He was listed as AWOL just before his death, but this may have been due to him being ill.
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  • CWGC headstone in Kingsway (Old) Cemetery, Kirkby in Ashfield. Photo Carol Malone
    Charles Ernest Chesterton - CWGC headstone in Kingsway (Old) Cemetery, Kirkby in Ashfield. Photo Carol Malone