CHIDGEY Charles Henry
Regiment : 7th Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment
Service number : 11118
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 20th June 1916
Buried : Basra War Cemetery, Iraq, Grave III. M. 8.
Birthplace : Born Malvern Link, Worcestershire, enlisted Cheltenham
Memorial : Malvern WW1 War Memorial
Also appears on : Malvern Link St Matthias Church WW1 Memorial. Malvern Link Church of the Ascension WW1 Memorial.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral.
Malvern News, 8th July 1916:
Mrs Chidgey of Hospital Bank has been notified by the War Office of the death of her son Pte C. Chidgey, Gloucestershire Regiment. After being invalided home from Gallipoli last December, he went to another war zone some time ago. A letter received from one of his comrades state he was in hospital suffering from blood poisoning.