The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private F C Cummins


Private Frederick Charles CUMMINS, G/15315, 10th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 9th October 1916.

Born, Fascombe, Hampshire,

4th May 1914, St Marys Church, Feltwell, Norfolk, married Mary Ann Macro, spinster.

Enlisted Tunbridge Wells, Kent, age 28 years & 239 days, height 5ft 6 inches, weight 151 lbs.  Resided The Decoy Pond, Pembury, Kent. Formerly dog trainer.

Home 7th December 1915 to 4th September 1916; BEF 5th September 1916 to 9th October 1916.

Separation Allowance of 9/- a week & Allotment of Pay 3/6 a week.

7th December 1915, enlisted; 8th December 1915, to Army Reserve; 29th May 1916, mobilized; 31st May 1916, posted 3rd Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment; 5th September 1916, Infantry Base Depot.

13th December 1916, Mrs Mary A Cummins, 3 The Square, Denton Pavey, Andover Hampshire.

7th May 1917, pension of 13/9 a week awarded to widow, Mrs Mary A Cummins, Lodge Road, Feltwell, Brandon, Norfolk.

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

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