The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private W H G Norman


Private William Henry George NORMAN, G/5940, 2nd  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of malaria, at Amara, Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force, 1st October 1918.

Born Orpington, Kent, son of George William Norman, 67 Jacksons Rd, Bromley, Kent.

Enlisted 9th March 1915, Bromley, Kent, age 20.  Resided 67 Jacksons Rd, Bromley, Kent. Formerly gardener.

Posted IEF, 10th February 1915.

14th September 1918, 36 FA, admitted; 28th September 1918, reported dangerously ill with malaria.

20th May 1920, Clara Eliza Norman of 67 Jacksons Rd, Bromley, Kent, took possession of personal effects.

Buried at Amara War Cemetery, XII. F. 10., Iraq.

NOTE from CWGC -  In 1933, all of the headstones were removed from this cemetery when it was discovered that salts in the soil were causing them to deteriorate. Instead a screen wall was erected with the names of those buried in the cemetery engraved upon it. 

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