Corporal Frederick Chance

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

8 Apr 1918

War time / or Pre War occupation

Coal merchant's carter


Richard Dudley, 1 Ashton Road, Luton

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

36 New Street
United Kingdom

Place of Death

48th Field Ambulance Station

Grave Location

Bienvillers Military Cemetery

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 2nd May 1918
Cpl Frederick Chance

Cpl Frederick Chance, 22447, 6th Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment, died of wounds at the 48th Field Ambulance station in France on April 8th, 1918. He left a widow and two children in Luton.

He had been in France for two years, the last seven months after a spell of home leave.

Born in Luton in March 1890, he had married Alice Elizabeth Roberts in 1910. The couple lived at 36 New Street, Luton, and had two sons - Ronald and Arthur.

Before enlistment Frederick was employed as a carter by coal merchant Richard Dudley, of Ashton Road, Luton.

Individual Location

Cpl Frederick Chance

Author: Deejaya

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