The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private J Finch


Private John FINCH, S/742, 7th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France,  29th September 1916. 

Born Gravesend, Kent, enlisted 12th September 1914, Gravesend, Kent, age 25, height 5ft 4 inches, weight 128lbs. Formerly fitters mate.

Son of Eliza Finch, Llwyengrin Cottage, Mold, Flintshire.

Formerly served in 1st  Kent R S A.

Postings - Home, 12th September 1914 to 10th August 1915; BEF, 11th August 1915 to 29th September 1916.

Commemorated at  Connaught Cemetery, XI. L. 1., Thiepval, Somme, France.

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