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  • Photo by Peter Gillings 
This is the family headstone of the Chappell family giving details of Thomas Robert
Person Details
Thomas was the son of George a farmer and Maria Chappell of North Leverton. In 1911 George and Maria were living in North leverton with three of their nine children. Thomas was not at the address; he had moved out presumably to emigate to Canada.
13 Jan 1917
25
497043 - CWGC Website
503901
Sapper
4th Field Coy Canadian Engineers
Died of wounds and buried in Etaples Military cemetery
Inscription on family headstone, St Martin's churchyard, North Leverton: 'In loving memory of Maria Chappell who died October 31st (19-) aged 78 years. Also George, her dearly beloved husband who died January 8th 1939 aged (-) years. Reunited. Also Thomas Robert, son of the above, who died of wounds in France, January 13th 1917 aged 25 years.'
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  • Photo by Peter Gillings 
This is the family headstone of the Chappell family giving details of Thomas Robert
    Headstone of Thomas Robert Chappell - Photo by Peter Gillings This is the family headstone of the Chappell family giving details of Thomas Robert
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Etaples Military Cemetery, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Thomas Robert Chappell - Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking his grave at Etaples Military Cemetery, France. Courtesy of Murray Biddle