The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private C G Hickingbottom


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Private Charles George HICKINGBOTTOM, G/29673, 10th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 23rd October 1918, age 19.

1889, born Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire, son of Charles Thomas & Jane Hickingbottom.


1911 Census - 11 Bedford Road, Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire - Charles Hickingbottom, head, age 45, married, tarmac labourer, worker, born Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire; Jane Hickingbottom, wife, age 49, married 12 years, 2 children, both still alive, born Sundon, Bedfordshire; Charles Hickingbottom, son, age 11, school, born Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire; John Hickingbottom, son, age 9, school, born Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire.


Enlisted  Bedford, Bedfordshire. 

Buried at Heestert Military Cemetery, D. 5., Belgium. Commemorated on Houghton Regis War Memorial.


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