The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private G H Mayes


Private George Henry MAYES, 204152, 10th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  died, Flanders France, 31st  October 1918.

Born Chesterton, Cambridgeshire, son of George Gladstone & Susannah Jane Mayes, Ditton Walk, Cambridge.

1911 Census - 85B East Road, Cambridge - George Mayes, head, age 41, married, baker & confectioner, employer, at home, born Cambridge, Cambridgeshire; Susannah Mayes, wife, age 36, married 20 years, 3 children, 2 still alive, born Bermondsey, London; George Henry Mayes, son, age 12, school / butchers errand boy, born Chesterton, Cambridgeshire; William Albert Mayes, son, age 2, born Cambridge, Cambridgeshire; Susannah Emery, niece, age 24, assistant in the business, at home, born Lambeth, London; William Ashton, servant, age 17, single, bakers assistant, worker, born London.

Enlisted Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. 

Buried at Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension, II. A. 15., France.

NOTE: Soldiers Died in the Great War shows Battalion as 10th; CWGC web site shows 1st.

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