|Place of birth||London Fields, Hackney, London, England|
|School||Gayhurst Road Council School, London Fields, Hackney, London, England|
|Age on arrival in Australia||17|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Copmanhurst, Lismore, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Father, John William Chadwick, 43 Blackstone Road, Dalston, London, England|
|Previous military service||Served for 6 months in the Royal Field Artillery, British Army; discharged in England.|
|Place of enlistment||Lismore, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||42nd Battalion, B Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/59/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||42nd Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Family history has it that he deserted from the British Army and came to Australia to be with his brother Harry, only to find that he had joined the AIF.|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Messines, Belgium|
|Age at death||22|
|Place of burial||Bethlehem Farm West Cemetery (Row A, Grave No.28), Messines, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents William and Mary CHADWICK, 43 Blackstone Road, London Fields, Hackney, London, England|
|Family/military connections||Brother: 1013 Lance Corporal Harry CHADWICK, 9th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 October 1918.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 5 June 1916; disembarked Southampton, England, 23 July 1916.
Found guilty, 6 October 1916, of neglect to the prejudice of good order and military discipline in that he neglected to clear the floor of a hut after being warned to do so by Sgt. Bell, 6/10/16: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks.
Proceeded overseas to France, 25 November 1916.
Admitted to 10th Australian Field Ambulance, 5 January 1917 (mumps); transferred same day to 7th General Hospital, St Omer; dischaged, 25 January 1917; rejoined Bn, 28 January 1917.
Admitted to 7th Australian Field Ambulance, 4 February 1917 (mumps); transferred to 7th General Hospital, 8 February 1917; discharged to Base Details, 28 February 1917; rejoined Bn, 4 March 1917.
Reported missing in action, 9 June 1917; confirmed killed in action, 9 June 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal