The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private J W Lenton


Private John William LENTON, G/18267, 11th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 2811, Royal Fusiliers), killed in action, Flanders, France, 7th October 1916, age 36. 

Born Friday Bridge, Cambridgeshire, enlisted Kings Lynn, Norfolk, resided Old Walsoken, Norfolk.

Son of John William and Rose Lenton, of Norwich Road, Old Walsoken, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire; husband of Mabel D. Lenton, of The Limes, Old Walsoken, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial, Pier & Face 11C, France.

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