Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/148
File NumberCCM54431
TitlePrivate ARTHUR CHAPMAN - DISEWORTH (ST. MICHAEL) CHURCHYARD - Royal Army Medical Corps
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DescriptionFile of correspondence concerning the grave of Private Arthur Chapman in Diseworth (St. Michael) Churchyard, UK. Main topics include: correspondence regarding a complaint from next of kin about the condition of Private Chapman’s grave, and subsequent arrangements for its inspection and cleaning.
Content NoteIncludes: Handwritten letter from Char. E.W. Nobes, Honorary Secretary, British Legion, to the IWGC regarding a complaint about the neglected condition of Private Chapman’s grave from his relative, dated 9 September 1948; letter from F. Tyrrell, IWGC Secretary, to C.W.E. Nobes explaining that a recent visit to the grave by the Commission’s Inspector found the grave and headstone, although slightly weathered, in fairly good condition, dated 16 November 1948; letter from the Inspector, Midland Region, to the Chief Administrative Officer, UK District, regarding an inspection of Private Chapman’s grave, which was found to be in fairly good order, and arrangements with the Vicar of Diseworth (St. Michael) Churchyard to have the headstone washed, dated 30 November 1948.
Date9/11/1948 - 2/12/1948
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameDISEWORTH (ST. MICHAEL) CHURCHYARD
ArchNoteOriginal file destroyed.
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