The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Second Lieutenant P Newbold


Photograph by "Ralph the Cemetery Guy"

Second Lieutenant Philip NEWBOLD,  7th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, 13th July 1916, age 29.

Son of Eleanor I. Newbold, of Imberley Lodge, East Grinstead, Sussex, and the late William Newbold.

Educated at Oriel College, Oxford, Oxfordshire; formerly of Kesima, Kenya Colony.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial, Pier & Face 11C, France.

London Gazette 12th May 1916.

The under mentioned temporary 2nd Lieutenants are transferred from Reserve Battalions  with seniority from dates shown against their names: 

Royal West Kent Regiment - P Newbold.  28th Jan. 1915.

The London Gazette 28th December 1917.


In pursuance of “The Regimental Debts Acts 1893” notice is hereby given that there is available for distribution amongst the Next of Kin or others entitled the sum of money set opposite to the name of each of the deceased Soldiers named in the lists which are published with this notice in the London Gazette and the “Army List” and are also to be seen at the Regimental Depots throughout the United Kingdom.

Applications from persons supposing themselves entitled as Next of Kin should be addressed by letter to “Secretary, War Office, Imperial Institute, South Kensington, London, SW7” and marked outside “Effects”

War Office December 28 1917                                                                 R H BRADE

2nd Lieut P NEWBOLD        £63    0s    0d

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