The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private G E Hayes



Private George Edgar HAYES, G/30619, 10th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly, Royal West Surrey Regiment, Service No. 5330 / Royal Fusiliers, Service No. 241817), killed in action, Flanders France, 25th October 1918.

Born Bretforton, Worcestershire, son of Thomas & Fanny Hayes.

1911 Census - Main Street, Bretforton, Honeybourne, Worcester - Thomas Hayes, head, age 39, married, market gardener, own account, at home, born Bretforton, Worcestershire; Fanny Hayes, wife, age 40, married 18 years, 8 children, 7 still alive, assisting in the business, born Childs Wickham, Gloucestershire; George Hayes, son, age 18, single, market gardener, worker, born Bretforton, Worcestershire; Olive Hayes, daughter, age 15, single, born Bretforton, Worcestershire; Dorothy Ashley Hayes, daughter, age 11, school, born Bretforton, Worcestershire; Winefred May Hayes, daughter, age 9, school, born Bretforton, Worcestershire; Alice Hayes, daughter, age 8, school, born Bretforton, Worcestershire; Thomas William Hayes, son, age 5, school, born Bretforton, Worcestershire; Edna Alma Hayes, daughter, age 2, born Bretforton, Worcestershire.

1915, September Quarter, Shipton-on-Stour Registration District, married Lily Steele.

Enlisted  Worcester, Worcestershire.  Resided Shipston-on-Stour, Worcestershire.   

Buried at Heestert Military Cemetery, C. 1., Belgium.

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