The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private G Hill


Photograph by "michel leclercq"

Private George HILL, 205118, 8th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 203609, Lincolnshire Regiment), killed in action, Flanders France, 24th May 1918.

Born Rearsby, Leicestershire, son of James & Emma Hill.

1911 Census - Rearsby, Leicestershire - James Hill, head, age 78, married, old age pensioner, born Burton Overy, Leicestershire; Emma Hill, wife, age 65, married 36 years, 10 children, 8 still alive, born Groby, Leicestershire; George Hill, son, age 26, single, labourer, general, on farm, born Rearsby, Leicestershire; Mary Hill, daughter, age 18, single, born Rearsby, Leicestershire.

Enlisted  Leicester,Leicestershire.   

Buried Loos British Cemetery, V. A. 8., France.

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