The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private E J Newport


Private Edward John NEWPORT, G/17862, 6th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 3185, Royal Fusiliers), died of wounds, (shell wounds head & body) at 41 Casualty Clearing Station, Flanders France, 5th May 1917, age 20.

Born Sherborne, Dorset, enlisted Chichester, Sussex, resided Chichester, Sussex.

Son of James and Annie Newport, of 157, Binderton, Chichester, Sussex.

Commemorated at Duisans British Cemetery, IV. D. 54., Etrun, France.

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