Thursday 22 May 2014

Carlton Cemetery George Chapman

George Chapman is remembered on his father's gravestone
(photo taken 21 April 2014)

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by Nigel Croft

Grave Location and Inscription:

In Loving Memory / of / George / The beloved husband of / Lydia Chapman / of Carlton / who died July 5th 1897 / aged 51 years / "Not gone from memory, Not gone from love / But gone to his Father's house above / Also Pte George Chapman, K.O.S.B. / Who fell in Action in France / May 16th 1917, aged 20 years / A loving memory left behind.

George is also remembered on the
Carlton War Memorial, St Johns Church, Church Street, Carlton and on the Arras Memorial in France.


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