The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private C Keeler


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Private Charles KEELER, G/2523, 8th  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, Flanders France, 27th September 1915, age 36.  

Born Paddington, London, son of Walter Young & Mary Ann Keeler.

1906 June Paddington Registration District, Charles Frederick Keeler, married Alice Martha Thomson;

Children (from Service Records) - *Frederick Charles, born 11th May 1910; Rose Ethel Keeler, born 4th January 1912.

19th May 1910, St Mark, Marylebone Road, Westminster, baptism of *Frederick Charles Keeler, son of Charles, (stableman) & Alice Keeler, 59 Kensal Road, North Kensington.

1911 Census - 59 Kensal Road, North Kensington - Charles Frederick Keeler, head, age 31, married, housekeeper, job masters?, worker, born Hammersmith, London; Alice Martha Keeler, wife, age 33, married 5 years, 2 children, both still alive, born Brixton, London; Alice Dorothy Keeler, daughter, age 3, born Paddington, London; Frederick Charles Keeler, son, age 11 months, Paddington, London.

1914, June Quarter, Kensington Registration District, Alice Keeler, died age 37.

Guardian, Mrs. Rebecca Keeler, of 17, Portnall Road, Harrow Road, Paddington, London.

Enlisted Marylebone, London.  30th August 1915, posted BEF.

*3rd January 1927, Kensington Registration District, Frederick Charles Keeler, died age 16

15th October 1929, £1 19s 7d paid to London County Council for Alice's Maintenance.

Buried at Lillers Communal Cemetery, IV. A. 36., France.

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