The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private T W Lee


Private Thomas William LEE, G/2011, 7th   Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders, France, 1st July 1916.

Born Lambeth, SE, enlisted 7th September 1914, Deptford, SE, age 32, height 5ft 9 inches, weight 148lbs, resided Wandsworth, SE. Formerly engineer.

Husband of Mrs Elizabeth Alice Pritchard (formerly Lee, nee Hanks), of 27, Guelph St., Garratt Lane, Wandsworth, London.

Children - Elizabeth Grace Lee, born 9th February 1902, Southwark; Florence Ellen Lee, 12th February 1904, Erith; Louisa Charlotte Lee, born 1st July 1908, Southwark; Frederick Percy Lee, born 26th December 1909, Southwark; Martha Beatrice Lee, born 9th January 1912, Southwark; Thomas John William Lee, born, 1st August 1907, Southwark; James Thomas Lee, born 21st January 1916, Southwark.

Postings - Home, 7th September 1914 to 25th July 1915; BEF, 26th July 1915 to 1st July 1916.

27th January 1917, pension of 22/- a week awarded to widow and six children.

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

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