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The Chalfonts & Gerrards Cross at War

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DJ Kelly's book, published in Spring 2014, explores the many ways in which conflict, including two world wars, has affected the people, the way of life and the landscape of these beautiful villages.

SS Braemar Castle, hospital ship for the troops injured during the Boer War 1900-1902 and where another Chandler boy died.

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Arthur Chandler of Chalfont St Peter, younger brother of Edgar Chandler, in Trieste during WW2 (survived) and now aged 91.

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Edgar Chandler, nephew of Albert Chandler, of Chalfont St Peter, killed on the beaches of Normandy 27 May 194o

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Albert James Chandler of Chalfont St Peter, ready for War August 1914, killed in action 1st November 1914.

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