|Son of Mr John & Mrs Sarah Cheney
Aged 21 years
Died 9th June 1918
Commemorated at Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery
Grave XIII. D.1.
|John & Sarah Cheney moved to Rushden from their native Kettering. They emigrated to Australia. Their two sons David Isaac & Sidney William joined the Australian Infantry. David died 13th August 1916 and Sidney on 9th June 1918. Sidney appears on Rushden War Memorial but his brother does not.
|Researched by Bill Bates
Born Rushden. Bootmaker. Enlisted 6th August 1917 at Murray Bridge, South Australia.