Chaddesden Post Offices.
John Hartopp Holt, Butcher and Farmer, Chaddesden.
Arthur Wilfred Whittingham.
George Thomas Mills of Chaddesden.

George Thomas Mills of Chaddesden.

George Thomas Mills was the uncle of Vince Mills of Nottingham Road, Chaddesden. Vince mentioned to me that the 23rd of August 2016 would mark 100 years since George lost his life whilst fighting in France. Rita has researched the following information and added her work to a family photograph and the Next of Kin Plaque (Dead Man’s Penny) supplied by Vince. A shorter version of this research also appears on the Chaddesden History Page on FaceBook. Rita’s opening article is followed by a map and reports from the War Diaries courtesy of

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The Wragge Brothers, Australian Pioneers.
The Smithy.