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Forename(s): Philip Chabert
Place of Birth: Otley, Yorkshire
Service No: ---
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 2nd Battalion
Division: 7th Division
Date of Death: 1914-10-30
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 33.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Philip Chabert Kidd (born 17 July 1892) was the son of William and Amy Elizabeth Kidd, formerly Adams, née Stead (married 1891) and half-brother of Temp. Major Vivian Norval Kidd (q.v.). Amy married again, in 1915, to George Thomas Shettle.
1901 Otley, Yorkshire Census: Dove Cote - Philip C. Kidd, aged 8 years, born Otley, son of Amy Kidd (married).
1911 Woolwich, London Census: Royal Military Academy - Philip Chabert Kidd, aged 18 years, born Otley, Yorkshire, Gentleman Cadet. Royal Artillery.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: 2nd Lt. P.C. Kidd, Yorkshire Regiment. Date of Dis-embarkation: 5.10.14. K.in A. 30.10.14.
Philip is commemorated at Otley All Saints' Church Parishioners' Memorial Plaque.
2nd Lieutenant Philip Chabert Kidd was added to the CPGW website after receiving information from Catherine Snape.
Data Source: Personal Communication
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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2nd Lieutenant Philip Chabert KIDD
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 7th Division
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