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Private Reuben FORD, G/2335,  7th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  killed in action, Flanders France,  1st July 1916, age 23. 

Born Plaistow, Essex, enlisted 8th September 1914, Woolwich, Kent, age 21, height 5ft 6 inches, weight 128lbs. Formerly general labourer.

Son of Richard and Mary Ann Ford, of 29, Gordon St., Plaistow, London.

Postings - Home, 8th September 1914 to 25th July 1915; BEF, 26th July 1915 to 1st July 1916.

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

NOTE: On Service records No. changed from 2236 to 2335.

see also Edward Ford


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