The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private T Newstead


Private Thomas NEWSTEAD, G/10785, 6th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, on or after, 7th October 1916.

Born Tottenham, Middlesex, enlisted 2nd November 1915, Tottenham, Middlesex, age 33, height 5ft 3 inches, weight 140lbs, resided 28 Cranbrook Rd, Tottenham, Middlesex. Formerly skin dresser.

Both parents deceased, Brothers William & Ernest Newstead, Personal effects to Sister Amelia Johnstone.

Postings - Home, 2nd November 1915 to 14th April 1916; BEF, 15th April 1916 to 7th October 1916.

7th June 1918, War Office memo, any medals should be retained pending application

Buried at Bancourt British Cemetery, IX. G. 1., France.

London Gazette 29th August 1919.


1st REPUBLICATION of List CCCCC XVI. of the names of deceased Officers and Soldiers whose Personal Estate is held for distribution amongst the Next of Kin or others entitled. - Effects, 1917 - 1918.

Newstead T, Pte., Royal West Kent Regiment.     £2  3s  0d.

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