The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private A Kilby


Private Albert KILBY, G/16524, 2nd  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 6970, Royal Fusiliers), died, Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force, 18th July 1917, age 28.

Born Goole, Yorkshire.

Husband of Annie Northcott (formerly Kilby), of 10, Foster Lane, Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire.

Enlisted Halifax, Yorkshire.  Resided Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire.   

Buried at Amara  War Cemetery, XIII. K. 4., Iraq.

NOTE from CWGC -  In 1933, all of the headstones were removed from this cemetery when it was discovered that salts in the soil were causing them to deteriorate. Instead a screen wall was erected with the names of those buried in the cemetery engraved upon it. 

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