The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Second Lieutenant A Roscoe


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Second Lieutenant Arthur ROSCOE, 8th Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds 5th September 1916, age 26.

Son of Richard and Charlotte Alicia Roscoe, of East Field, Crockham Hill, Edenbridge, Kent.

Schoolmaster by profession. Honours Graduate of Cambridge in Classics and in History.

Buried at Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension, Plot 2. Row B. Grave 5., France.

AWARDS: MC


London Gazette 23rd August 1915.

The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 9th Battalion.

The under mentioned to be temporary Second Lieutenants. Dated 14th August, 1915. Arthur Roscoe.

London Gazette 1st July 1916.

War Office, 1st July 1916. - REGULAR FORCES.

The under mentioned temporary Second Lieutenants are transferred from Reserve Battalions. (except where otherwise stated), with seniority stated against their names:

A. Roscoe. 14th August 1915.


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