The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private A E Meader


Private Arthur Ernest MEADER, G/27131, Cyclist Section, 2nd  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly M/270516, ASC., MT.), died Bombay, with  Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force, 21st September 1917, age 20. 

Born Battersea, Surrey, son of Henry Edward and Florence Kate Meader.

1911 Census - 54 Copeland Road, Peckham, SE - Henry Frederick Meader, head, age 34/36, married, bricklayer & pointer, builders, worker, born Peckham, London; Florence Ada Meader, wife, age 35, married 17 years, 5 children, all still alive, born Uxbridge, Middlesex; Henry Frederick Meader, son, age 15, single, greengrocers assistant, worker, born Camberwell, London; Arthur Earnest Meader, son, age 14, bender, wood of, bat making, worker, born Battersea, London; Albert Edward Meader, son, age 9, school, born Battersea, London; Florence Rose Maud Meader, daughter, age 5, school, born Battersea, London; Elsie Meader, daughter, age 2, born Peckham, London.

Enlisted London.  Resided Peckham, SE. 

Commemorated at Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial, Face E., India.

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