The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Corporal J Mussell


Corporal Jack MUSSELL, L/9245,  2nd  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died Angora, Turkey, whilst a Prisoner of War, with Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force, 4th January 1917.

Born Farnborough, Kent, son of Martha Ann Mussell.

Enlisted Orpington, Kent. 

1911 Census - Military India - Jack Mussell, Private, age 20, single, 2nd Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment, Soldier, born Farnborough, Kent.

6th February 1915, posted Asiatic Theatre of War.

Buried at Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Angora Memorial, 120., Iraq.

London Gazette 31st December 1918


In pursuance of “The Regimental Debts Acts 1893” notice is hereby given that there is available for distribution amongst the Next of Kin or others entitled the sum of money set opposite to the name of each of the deceased Soldiers named in the lists which are published with this notice in the London Gazette and the “Army List” and are also to be seen at the Regimental Depots throughout the United Kingdom.

Applications from persons supposing themselves entitled as Next of Kin should be addressed by letter to Secretary, War Office, Imperial Institute, South Kensington, London, SW7 and marked outside “Effects”

War Office December 31st 1918                                                                 R H BRADE

List CCCCCXX of the names of deceased Officers and Soldiers whose Personal Estate is held for distribution amongst the Next of Kin or others entitled - Effects 1917-1918.

Mussell J, Cpl., Royal West Kent Regiment.        £7    9s    5d

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