The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private W C Cranmer


Private Walter Charles CRANMER, G/9536, 6th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 17th July 1917, age 19. 

30th April 1898, born  Deptford, Kent, son of Fredrick Robert & Sarah Cranmer, of 79, Chilton St., Rotherhithe, London.

25th May 1898, St Barnabas, Rotherhithe, baptism of Walter Charles Cranmer, son of Fredrick Robert, (carman),  & Sarah Cranmer, of 23, Chilton St., Rotherhithe, London.

1911 Census - 62 Derrick Street, Rotherhithe, London - Frederick R Cranmer, head, age 44, married, corn porter, Docks, born Poplar, London; Mary Cranmer, wife, age 35, married 2 years, * 2? children, born Inneskillen, Ireland; Walter Cranmer, son, age 13, born Rotherhithe, London; Albert Cranmer. son, age 10,  born Rotherhithe, London; George Robinson, stepson, age 6, born Rotherhithe, London; Baby, son, age under 1 month,  born Rotherhithe, London.   * from this marriage?

Enlisted Lewisham, Kent.

Commemorated at Arras Memorial, Bay 7, Pas de Calais, France.

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