The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private H T Craycroft / Craycraft


Private Hilary (Henry) Thomas CRAYCROFT/ CRAYCRAFT, L/7906, 1st  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, Royal Herbert Hospital, Woolwich, 27th November 1915, age 29.

Born Ramsgate, Kent, son of Hilary Craycraft & Emma Norris (formerly Craycraft), of 16, Bellvue Cottages, East Cliff, Ramsgate, Kent.

18th August 1886, St Pauls, Ramsgate, Baptism of Henry Thomas Craycraft, son of Hilary, (fisherman) & Emma Craycraft, Ratcliffe Square.

Sister - Susannah. Brother John.

Enlisted Maidstone, Kent.

Commemorated at  Greenwich Cemetery, Screen Wall. 1 "C." B. 1140., London.

NOTE: Regimental History & Soldiers Died in the Great War both show name spelt CRAYCROFT, CWGC website shows it as CRAYCRAFT.

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