The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private J R Cunningham


Photograph by Linda Cunningham.

"My great grandfather's grave John Robert Cunningham. His son my grandfather was just 3 when he died. 5 weeks after his second child was born."

Private John Robert CUNNINGHAM, G/6974, 8th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, Flanders France, 23rd September 1917. 

Born, Stepney, Middlesex.

1914 June Quarter, Stepney, married Hannah McCarthy

Enlisted Poplar, Middlesex.

Buried at Outtersteene Communal Cemetery Extension, I. B. 17., Bailleul, Nord, France.

NOTE : Soldiers Died in the Great War shows Battalion as 8th; CWGC website shows 10th Battalion.

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