The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private F A Miles


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Private Frank Alfred MILES, G/7473, 8th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  (formerly 1732, Royal Sussex Regiment), died of wounds, Flanders France, 16th April 1917.

Born Slinfold, Horsham, Sussex, son of James D & Margaret Miles.

1911 Census - Friday Street, Warnham, Sussex - James Miles, head, age 50, married, farm servant, (stockman added), cattle, crossed out, worker, born Itchingfield, Sussex; Margaret Jane Miles, wife, age 42, married 21 years, 5 children, 4 still alive, born Warnham, Sussex; James William Miles, son, age 19, single, farm servant, (stockman added), cattle, crossed out, worker, born Warnham, Sussex; Celia Ethel Miles, daughter, age 17, single, born Warnham, Sussex; Frank Alfred Miles, son, age 14, born Slinfold, Sussex; Daisy May Miles, daughter, age 10, school, born Horsham, Sussex; William John Channing, nephew, age 29, single, clay miner, Sussex Brick Company, worker, born Warnham, Sussex.

Resided Warnham, Sussex. 

31st July 1915, posted Balkans Theatre of War.

Buried at Bethune Town Cemetery, VI. D. 18., France. Commemorated on Warnham War Memorial.

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