Commonwealth War Graves Commission

In Memory of


2nd Bn., Durham Light Infantry
who died on
Wednesday, 26th January 1916. Age 26.

Additional Information: Husband of Gladys Gertrude Chapman, of 11, Stanhope St., Wheadey Hill, Co. Durham.

Commemorative Information

Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave Reference/
Panel Number:
Panel 36 and 38
Location: Ypres (now Ieper) is a town in the Province of West Flanders. The Memorial is situated at the eastern side of the town on the road to Menin and Courtrai, and bears the names of men who were lost without trace during the defence of the Ypres Salient in the First World War.

Historical Information: A description of the Memorial and an account of the military operations in the Ypres Salient is contained in a separate Introductory part to the Registers.