Cyril Edward Chaplyn

Name

Cyril Edward Chaplyn

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

26/04/1918
29

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
Essex Regiment
10th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

POZIERES MEMORIAL
Panel 51 and 52.
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial

Pre War

Born in 1888 in Diss, Norfolk son of William Edward and Beatrice Mary (Conquest) Chaplyn and living in Diss in 1891 and in Greenwich in 1901. He became a bank clerk and was living in 3 West Street, Hertford as a boarder in 1911. He married Annie Louisa Rayment in 1917 in Watford and they lived at 48 Chester Road, Watford.

Wartime Service

He was killed in action at Hangard Wood during the German Spring offensive on the Somme.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox