2nd Lt William Henry Cameron Chappell, Labour Corps

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1887 Dec 27. Born Winchester Hampshire, son of William Howard and Catherine Chappell

1891 census 84, Sugden Road, Battersea.

1901 census at 142& 144, Oxford Street, St Marylebone. He is a "jewellers assistant" aged 13 and boarding there.

1911 census He is a "music hall agent" living at 15 West Square Southwark. Born Whitchurch Hants age 23, born Whitchurch, Hants

1915 Jun 14. Enlisted University of London OTC

1915 Sep 30 Discharged for "ill health"

1916 Mar 1. Attested in London. But not mobilised until Jan 1917.

1916 Mar 25. He is involved in a court case.

1917 Jan 15 Mobilised. His mother is "Kate Webb". His address is 21 Gillingham St , London SW

1917 Mar 23 Transferred to Labour Corps

1918 Feb 18. The undermentioned N.C.Os. and men to be temp. 2nd Lts., with effect from dates shown: — Labour corps - Private H W C Chappell

1919 Mar 18. Demobilised. His address is c/o William Henshall, Cranbourn Chambers , Leicester Sq

1920 Dec 20 Joined ADRIC with service no 1282. Posted to M Coy

1921 Jun 18 Resignation accepted - completion of 6 months service

1921 Dec 2. Rejoined. with service no 2206. Posted to D Coy

1922 Jan 21 Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1927 Jul/Sep Died Lambeth, London

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