The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Sergeant A T Povey


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Serjeant Arthur Thomas POVEY, G/11071, 6th Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment. 

Enlisted 16th November 1915, Gravesend, Kent, age 21, resided 15 Sheppard Street, Northfleet, Kent. Formerly seaman.

Postings - Home, 16th November 1915 to 2nd May 1916; BEF, 3rd May 1916 to 6th August 1917; Home, 7th August 1917 to 24th October 1917; BEF, 25th October 1917 to 29th October 1918; Leave to UK, 30th October 1918 to 13th November 1918; BEF, 14th November 1918.

25th March 1919, Transferred to Reserve and Demobilized.

6th October 1919, 7 Samaritan Grove, Northfleet, Kent.

AWARDS: MM & Clasp to MM


London Gazette 17th June 1919.

His Majesty the KING has been graciously pleased to approve of the award of the Military Medal for bravery in the Field to the under mentioned Warrant Officers, Non-commissioned Officers and Men:

G/11071 Sjt. Povey, A. T., 6th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment. (Northfleet)

London Gazette 20th August 1919.

His Majesty The KING has been graciously pleased to approve of the award of a Bar to the Military Medal to the under mentioned Non-Commissioned Officers and Men:

G/11071 Sjt. A. T. Povey, M.M., 6th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment. (Northfleet).


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