Casualty list published in the Wilts Times 8th April 1916 listed:
Previously reported missing, now reported Killed in action.
10417 Pte A Chivers, Wiltshire Regt
Wilts Times 8 April 1916
Lost 2 Sons in the War
Mr and Mrs Chivers of St Mary’s Place have received the intelligence
that that their son Sgt EG Chivers previously reported missing was killed.
Deceased who belonged to the 6th Wilts fought at Gallipoli and Mesopotamia
and was reported missing in April of last year. This is the second son Mr
and Mrs Chivers have lost in the war.
Wilts Times 24 November 1917
Mr and Mrs GH Chivers, 1 St Mary’s Place, Chippenham wish to thank
all kind friends for the sympathy shown them in their recent sad
Wilts Times 24 August 1918
Played cricket for Chippenham Cricket Club and was a member of the
Amateur Swimming Club.
Brothers Sydney James and
Edwin George - both killed