The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private C C Lawrence


Private Cecil Charles LAWRENCE, G/2273, 8th  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders, France, 1st September 1916.

Born Trinity, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, enlisted 10th September 1914, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, age 19, height 5ft 6 inches. Formerly clerk.

Son of Mrs Esther Lawrence, September 1914, 44 Mount Ephraim, Tunbridge Wells, Kent; April 1917 - 17 Upper Grosvenor Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent; July 1919, 44 York Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent.

Postings - Home, 10th September 1914 to 25th July 1915; BEF, 26th July 1915 to 2nd January 1916; Home, 3rd January 1916 to 11th April 1916; BEF, 12th April 1916 to 1st September 1916.

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

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