The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Sergeant G E Barfield


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Serjeant Graham Eugene BARFIELD, 203302, (2664, 2678), 2nd/4th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  killed in action, Syria, 19th April 1917, age 27.

Son of John Turland Brown Barfield and Jane Barfield.

14th August 1890, St Mark's, Bow, London - Baptisms of children of John Turland Brown (confectioner), & Jane Barfield of 66 Cadogan Terrace - Kathleen Frances Barfield & Graham Eugene Barfield also on the same day Charles Frederick Barfield, son of John (solicitors clerk) & Matilda Eugene Barfield, of 6 Lockhart? Street, Bow Common Lane.


1911 Census - 14 Palace Grove, Bromley, Kent - Richard William Bennett, head, age 46, married, wood broker, born Mile End, London; Jane Bennet, wife, age 47, married 7 years, no children from this marriage, born Kingsland, London; Kathleen F Barfield, step daughter, age 24, single, shorthand typist, stock brokers, born Victoria park, London; Graham E Barfield, step son, age 21, single, insurance clerk,  born Victoria park, London; Glady L Barfield, step daughter, age 19, single, book keeper, grocery stores,  born Victoria park, London; Mary J Barfield, step daughter, age 14, school, born Forest Gate, Essex; Turland J Barfield, step son, age 10. school, born Seven Kings, Essex.


Enlisted Bromley, Kent. Resided Bromley, Kent.

9th August 1915, posted Balkans.

5th June 1917, BARFIELD Graham Eugene, of 14 Palace Grove, Bromley, Kent. Sergeant 2/4th Royal West Kent Regiment, died 19th April 1917 in Palestine on Active Service. Probate London 5th June to Kathleen Frances Barfield, spinster. Effects £463 10s 11d.

Buried at Gaza War Cemetery, XXX. C. 15. Gaza Strip. Commemorated on Bromley War Memorial.


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