The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Corporal H C Hyne


Corporal  Henry Charles HYNE, G/8931,  10th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  killed in action,  Flanders France, 7th June  1917, age 31.

Born Sydenham, SE, son of George Frederick and Louisa Ann Hyne, of 4, Raglan Street, Forest Hill, London.

1911 Census - 4, Raglan Street, Forest Hill, London - George Hyne, head, age 63, married, house painter, builder, worker, born St Saviours, Southwark; Louisa Hyne, wife, age 58, married 38 years, 10 children, 7 still alive, monthly nurse, born Sydenham; #Henry Hyne, son, age 26, widower, 1 child, still alive, coal porter, Coal Company, born Sydenham; Sydney Hyne, son, age 16, house buy, domestic, worker, born Sydenham; *Charles Hyne, grandson, age 2, born Sydenham; Olive Shaw, adopted daughter, age 1, born Lewisham.

#1907, June, Camberwell, married Emily Matilda Quinnell, who died December 1908, age 21, Lewisham.

*born 18th December 1908.

1913 March, Lewisham Registration District, married Phoebe Alice Kentfield.

Children - James William Hyne, born 29th July 1913, Lewisham; Florence Emily Hyne, born 5th August 1914, Lewisham; Alice P Hyne, born 1916, died 1918, Lewisham; Female child born 1918, December, Camberwell.

Guardian - J Holman.

Enlisted Woolwich, SE. Resided 4, Raglan Street, Forest Hill, SE. 

12th November 1923, Mother, Mrs L A Hyne, 4, Raglan Street, Forest Hill, London, SE23. applied for Medals.

Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Panel 45 and 47., Belgium.

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