The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private W E Nobbs


Private William Edward NOBBS, L/10716, 1st  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, death presumed on or after, 22nd July 1916.

Born 18th April 1896, Bromley, Kent, enlisted 19th March 1915, Bromley, Kent, height 5ft 2 inches, weight 116lbs, resided Shortlands, Kent. Formerly grocer.

Son of William Nobbs, 103 Ridley Road, Shortlands, Kent.

Postings - Home, 19th March 1915 to 30th August 1915; BEF, 31st August 1915 to 22nd July 1916.

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

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