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Name:
George Chatt
Casualty No.:
Initials:
G
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Barnard Castle
Age at Death:
Ranks:
Unit:
Royal Engineers
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Home Address:
Barnard Castle
Civilian Employment:
Cause of Death:
Date of Death:
Place of Death:
France
Battles & Campaigns:
Locally Commemorated:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Memorial designed by A j H Holden
Buried:
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:

Teesdale Mercury 05.01.1916 - Page 5: Column 1

Sapper George Chatt, Barnard Castle (Newgate), killed in action in France.  Aged 41

Family Details:

Son of Thomas and Mary Chatt of Newgate, Barnard Castle

Father Thomas Chatt- Sgt in 1st Durham Militia

Married Annie Watson, born Mickleton, in 1897

 

According to 1911 census living with family at 22 Hope Street, crook. Employed as a Coal Miner

Notes:

Born 1874

Was part of 177th Tunnelling Company and four attached infantrymen were killed in action underground during the defence of Ypres between November 1915 and August 1917

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Sources:
First Name: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Last Name: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Initials: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Service: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Unit: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Home Address: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Teesdale Townships: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Place of Death: The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Place of Birth: Private Individual; Notes: Private Individual; Date of Death: Private Individual; Overseas Commemorated: Private Individual; Notes: Private Individual; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914; Death Notice / Obituary: Teesdale Mercury 05.01.1916 - Page 5: Column 1;