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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 1st December 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
Stapleford Nottinghamshire
He was the son of John William Chamberlin of 8 Upper Orchard Street Stapleford Nottingham.
He worked in the lace industry in 1911.
07 Oct 1915
22
729503 - CWGC Website
CG/1067
Private
6th Bn The Buffs (East Kent Regiment)
Private Harold Chamberlin, enlisted in London on 3rd September 1914, he was sent to Canterbury on 4th and posted to the 6th battalion The Buffs on 6th September 1914. He gave his place of birth as Stapleford and his age as 21 yrs and 7 months, he gave his occupation as blacksmiths striker, his next of kin was his father John of 8 upper Orchard Street, Stapleford. On 1st June 1915 he landed in France and joined the British Expeditionary Force. He was killed in action on 7th October 1915 during heavy shelling of the battalions positions, he has no known grave, his name is commemorated on the Loos Memorial
Additional Research by David Nunn
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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 1st December 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Harold Chamberlin - Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 1st December 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918