The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private F Mears


Photograph by "David L"

Private Frederick MEARS, 201409, (4084), 2nd / 4th  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, Egypt, 7th November 1917, age 30.

Born Beckenham, Kent, son of *Jesse & Mary Mears, of 7, Burrell Row, Beckenham, Kent. * died age 70, 1919 June, Bromley Registration District.

1911 Census - 7, Burrell Row, Beckenham, Kent - Jesse Mears, head, age 61, married, coachman, domestic, worker, born Brighton, Sussex; Mary Mears, wife, age 60, married 32 years, 4 children, all still alive, born Dorking, Surrey; Frederick Mears, son, age 23, single, greengrocers assistant, worker, born Kent, Kent.

Enlisted Bromley, Kent.  

Legatees - Mary Mears, mother; Evelyn L Cross, friend.

Buried at Beersheba War Cemetery, A. 3., Israel. Commemorated on Beckenham War Memorial

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