The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private A H Betts


Private Albert Harry BETTS, G/15508, 10th Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, 21st September 1917, age 30.

Born Deal, Kent, son of Richard Atherden and Emma Harriett Betts, of 4, Albany Terrace, Prince's St., Deal, Kent.

27th May 1888, St Andrews Church, Deal, Kent, baptism of Albert Harry Betts, son of Richard Atherden and Emily Harriett Betts.

1911 Census - 4, Albany Terrace, Prince's St., Deal, Kent - Richard Betts, head, age 58, married, groom, Corporation, born Deal, Kent; Emma Betts, wife, age 58, married 39 years, 11 children, 9 still alive, born Dover, Kent; Richard Betts junior, son, age 28, single, engineer, motor company, born Deal, Kent; Albert Betts.son, age 23, single, railway servant, South Eastern & Chatham Railway, born Deal, Kent; Dora Betts, daughter, age 18, single, lay worker, born Deal, Kent; Elsie Betts, daughter, age 13, school, born Deal, Kent.

1914, December Quarter, Eastry District, marriage to Louisa Marion Foster, 4, Austins Cottages, Sandown Road, Deal, Kent.

Enlisted Deal, Kent.

Commemorated at  Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel 106 to 108, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. 

NOTE: CWGC web site show Service No. as G/15509.

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