The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private J Kamester


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Private Joseph KAMESTER, G/18923, 6th  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 10101, The Buffs), killed in action, Flanders France, 30th November 1917, age 26.

Born Barnes, Surrey, enlisted Mortlake, Surrey.

Son of Mr. J. and Mrs. J. S. Kamester, of 21, St. Leonard's Road, East Sheen, Mortlake, London; husband of Mabel Kamester, of 66, Coningham Road, Shepherd's Bush, London.

Commemorated at Cambrai Memorial,  Panel 8, Louverval, France.

AWARDS: MM


London Gazette 28th September 1917.

His Majesty the KING has been graciously pleased to approve of the award of the Military Medal to the under mentioned Warrant Officer, Non-Commissioned Officers and Men:

18923 Pte. J. Kamester, Royal West Kent Regiment (Barnes).


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