The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Sergeant T J Kevan


Serjeant Thomas Joseph KEVAN, S/1020, 6th  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 8th October 1915. 

Born Bermondsey, Kent, enlisted 28th September 1914, Deptford, Kent, age 34, height 5ft 4 inches, weight 140lbs. Formerly turner.

Husband of Emilt Frances Kevan, (nee Elliott), 48 Shandeloes Road, New Cross. Married 4th September 1909, Octavius Street, Baptist Chapel, Greenwich.

Child - Nora Louisa Kevan, born 25th February 1910, Greenwich.

Formerly served in Royal West Kent Regiment, 12 years.

Postings - Home, 28th September 1914 to 31st May 1915; BEF, 1st June 1915 to 8th October 1915. 

28th September 1914, promoted Sergeant.

Commemorated at Loos Memorial, Panel 95 to 97, France.

Photograph provided by Geoff Poole


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