The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private H Stubbs


Private Harry STUBBS, L/7195, 1st Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 24th October 1914.

1884, born Camberwell, SE.

1907 June Quarter, Camberwell Registration District, Henry Nelson Stubbs, married Mabel Eleanor Wigzell, born 25th January 1884.

Children - Jeannie Isabel Stubbs, born 13th December 1907, 12th January 1908, Corpus Christi Mission Church, Camberwell, baptism of Jeanie Isabel Stubbs, daughter of Henry Nelson, (burner), & Emily Stubbs, 22 Charlotte Street; Henry Joseph Stubbs, born 6th September 1909; Mabel Lorwain Stubbs, born 19th September 1904.

1911 Census - 269 Commercial Road, Peckham, SE - Henry Nelson Stubbs, head, age 27, married, burner attendant for S M Gas Company, worker, born, Camberwell, London; Mabel Eleanor Stubbs, wife, age 27, married 3 years, 2 children, both still alive, born Camberwell, London; Jeanie Isabel Stubbs, daughter, age 3, born Camberwell, London; Henry Joseph Stubbs, son, age 1, born Bermondsey, London; Isabel Stubbs, mother, age 63, widow, 11 children, 8 still alive, laundress, worker,  born Kingston, Surrey; Jeanie Stubbs, sister, age 23, card packer, stationers, worker, born Camberwell, London.

Enlisted New Cross, SE.

15th August 1914, posted BEF.

Commemorated at  Le Touret Memorial, Panel 30 and 31, France.

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