The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private A C Farmer


Private Albert Charles FARMER, 266660, Queens Own Royal West Kent  Regiment (Kent Cyclist Battalion), died 13th April 1918, age 42.

Born 2nd July 1876?, Deptford, Kent, enlisted 12th December 1915, Gravesend, Kent, height 5ft 7 inches, resided 9 Garrick Street, Gravesend, Kent.

Son of Marion Elizabeth Farmer.

Husband of Martha Elizabeth Farmer, (nee Hanson?), married 25th December 1910? Resided 33 Bridge Street, Folkestone, Kent.

12th December 1915, enlisted; 28th March 1918, Military Hospital, Shornecliffe, Kent.

Died 13th April 1918, buried at O.643, Shornecliffe Military Cemetery, Folkestone, Kent.

23rd April 1918, discharged  as "no longer physically fit for War Service" due to sickness. Silver War Badge issued

Pension 27/6 a week from 24th April 1918 to 23rd July 1918, conditional. Pension cancelled as man has died. Disability 100%, fractured skull. Treatment suggested, convalescent home.

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