Regiment : 11th Battalion Border Regiment. Formerly 4569, Herefordshire Regiment.
Service number : 27718
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 12th January 1917
Buried : Euston Road Cemetery, Colincamps, France, Grave I. H. 35.
Birthplace : Malvern Link, Worcestershire, resident Highley, Bridgenorth, enlisted Bridgenorth, Shropshire
Memorial : Malvern WW1 War Memorial
Also appears on : Malvern Link St Matthias Church WW1 Memorial. Malvern Link C of E School now in Malvern Link St Matthias C of E Primary School.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral as: Chart H.
Malvern Gazette, 10th February 1917:
Pte H. Chant, Border Regiment, of Malvern Link, is reported killed.
A photograph of Private H. Chant, brother of Cpl L. Chant can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 17th February 1917, available at Worcestershire Archives.