The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private W E Clifton


Private Walter Edward  CLIFTON, G/25103, 6th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, death presumed on or since, 3rd May 1917, age 20.

Born Merton, Surrey, son of Edwin John and Elizabeth Clifton, of 6, Moffat Road, Tooting, London.

1911 Census - 6 Selkirk Road, Tooting, SW - Edwain John Clifton, head, age 45, married, house painter, born Denver, Colorado, USA; Elizabeth Clifton, wife, age 45, married 18 years, 2 children, both still alive, born Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire; Leonard Ernest Clifton, son, age 17, single, paper hanger, born Crayford, Kent; Walter Edward Clifton, son, age 14, just left school, born Singegate, Mitcham, Surrey.

Enlisted Wandsworth, SE.  Resided Tooting, SW.

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

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