War Graves of the Great War

In Chatteris General Cemetery

Location:   Chatteris, Cambs
Visited:  See acknowledgement below "Cheltonians" buried in this Cemetery:  1
CWGC Cemetery Information Sheet can be viewed here

"Cheltonians" buried in the cemetery

Captain (Chaplain 4th Class) William Henry HEADING, Army Chaplains Department, is buried in Chatteris Cemetery, Plot B/640.   He died of illness on 21st November 1918.

We was the minister at Leckhampton Baptist Church and is commemorated on a plaque in the church.

He is commemorated on the Cheltenham War Memorial, but his surname is inscribed as Hending.   He is also commemorated on the Chatteris War Memorial in the grounds of St Peters Church.

He resided at "Courland" Brookway Road, Charlton Kings.


1.   The photo of the headstone was very kindly provided by Mr Garth McGowen in March 2004.


Page last updated: 28th December 2008

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