The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Sergeant S J Steers


Photograph by "LESUEUR Dominique"

Sergeant Samuel John STEERS, 205346, 7th Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of flu?, 26th November 1918.

Born St Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex, son of Henry Samuel &  Catherine Francis Steers.

1911 Census - 13 Magdalen Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex - Henry Samuel Steers, head, age 53, married, Riding Master, Jobmasters, worker, born St Peters Parish, Brighton, Sussex; Catherine Francis Steers, wife, age 52, married 25 years, 3 children, all still alive, born St Peters Parish, Brighton, Sussex; Samuel John Steers, son, age 24, single, Postal Clerk, GPO, worker, born Christ Church, St Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex. Percival William Steers, son, age 17, single, Clerk, County Court, worker, born Holy Trinity, Hastings, Sussex.

1911 June Quarter, Hastings Registration District, Samuel John Steers, married Mabel Colin (born 8th September 1883).

7th October 1919, Probate - Samuel John Steers, of 22 Tower Road West, St Leonards-on-Sea, died 26th November 1918, in France. Probate Lewes 7th October to Mabel Steers, widow. Effects £378 5s 10d.

Buried at St Sever Cemetery Extension, S. III. K. 5., Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France. Commemorated Hastings War Memorial.

NOTE: Not included in Regimental History or Soldiers Died in the Great War; only shown on CWGC web site. 

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