The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private E J Cripps


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Private Ernest Jeremiah CRIPPS,  G/6850,  6th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 7th October 1916. 

1885, October Quarter, Dartford Registration District, born South Darenth, Kent.

31st May 1914, St Paulinus, Crayford, Kent, Ernest Jeremiah Cripps, bachelor, age 28, warehouseman, May Place Farm, Crayford, father Jeremiah Cripps, gardener, married Rose Chown, age 25, spinster, May Place Farm, Crayford, father Charles William Chown, farm labourer.

Enlisted Woolwich, Kent.  Resided  Crayford, Kent.

14th December 1915, posted BEF.

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


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