The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Lance Corporal S A Maynard


Photograph by "International Wargraves Photography Project"

Lance Corporal Sidney Albert MAYNARD, G/8244, 1st  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 26th August 1917, age 24.

Born, Sidcup, Kent, son of George and Emmeline Ellen Maynard, of 4, Hill View Terrace, Sidmouth, Devon. 

1911 Census - 60 Clarence Crescent, Sidcup, Kent - George Maynard, head, age 52, married, Police Pensioner / Collector of Debts, born Theydon Bois, Essex; Emmeline Ellen Maynard, wife, age 53, married 24 years, 7 children, 6 still alive, born Sidmouth, Devonshire; George Inkerman Maynard, son, age 22, single, clothiers assistant, worker, born Sidcup, Kent; Sidney Albert Maynard, son, age 17, single, ironmongery apprentice, worker, born Sidcup, Kent; Doris Annie Maynard, daughter, age 15, single, domestic day girl, worker, born Sidcup, Kent; Benjamin Alfred E Maynard, son, age 11, attending school, born Sidcup, Kent.

Enlisted Newton Abbott.  Resided Newton Abbott.

14th December 1915, posted BEF.

Buried at Roclincourt Military Cemetery, III. D. 5., France. Commemorated Sidcup War Memorial.

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