The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private B F Baker


Private Bernard Francis BAKER, G/6905, 2nd  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force, 18th April 1916, age 20.

Born Clerkenwell, Middlesex, Son of Egbert Magdon Baker and Ellen Baker, of 10, Bond St., Holford Square, London.

1911 Census - 36 Baker Street, Lloyd Square, London, WC - Egbert Magdon Baker, head, age 47, married, stockbrokers clerk, born Islington, London; Ellen Baker, wife, age 52, married 25 years, 8 children, 7 still alive, born Birmingham; Egbert William Baker, son, age 23, single, stockbrokers clerk, born Clerkenwell, London; Ellen Josephine Baker, daughter, age 22, single, wine & spirit merchants clerk, born Clerkenwell, London; Caroline Mary Baker, daughter, age 20, single, wine & spirit merchants clerk, born Clerkenwell, London; Mary Agnes Baker, daughter, age 18, single, born Clerkenwell, London; John Denis Baker, son, age17, single, insurance clerk, born Clerkenwell, London; Bernard Francis Baker, son, age15, single, born Clerkenwell, London; Philip Joseph Baker, son, age 10, born Clerkenwell, London.

Enlisted Hounslow, Middlesex, resided Claremont Square, EC.

Commemorated at Basra Memorial, Panel 29, Iraq.

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