The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private H B King


Private Harry Barford KING, S/9040, 1st  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 22nd July 1916,  age 20.

Born Enfield, Middlesex, enlisted 27th February 1914, Woolwich, Kent, age 17, height 5ft 5 inches, weight 102lbs. Formerly chemists porter. 

Son of George Henry and Eleanor King, of 49, Surrey Road, Peckham Rye, London.

Postings - Home, 27th February 1914 to 21st April 1915; BEF, 22nd April 1915 to 22nd July 1916.

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

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