Frederick Chess' World War One Story!


Frederick Chess was born 26 January 1897 in Katerinelab Government, Russia the son of Alexander and Rose (Histril) Chess.

He was drafted February 19th, 1916 into Canadian Overseas Expiditionary Force.

Fred Chess's Attestaion Papers

After the war he married Margaret Sophia Brooks on 18 August 1920, in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Together they raised six children: Frederick, Gordon, Margaret, Violet, W. Alex, and Charlotte>


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