The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private G J Harrod


Private George Joseph HARROD, 240520, (TF/2063), 1st/5th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died, Tarsus, Persian Gulf, with Indian Expeditionary Force, 16th October 1916. 

1st May 1885, born Beckenham, Kent, son of Edward (Harry) & Rose (Rosa) May Harrod.

1911 Census - 46 Kimberley Road, Beckenham, Kent - Harry Harrod, head, age 45, married, builders labourer, worker, born Kings Road, South Norwood, Surrey; Rosa Harrod, wife, age 46, married 25 years, 13 children, 11 still alive, born Beckenham, Kent; George Harrod, son, age 16, single, golf caddy, worker, born Beckenham, Kent; Lissie Harrod, daughter, age 14, nurse maid, domestic, worker, born Beckenham, Kent; Maud Harrod, daughter, age 12, school, born Beckenham, Kent; Nellie Harrod, daughter, age 9, born Beckenham, Kent; James Harrod, son, age 7, born Beckenham, Kent; born Beckenham, Kent; Florrie Harrod, daughter, age 5, born Beckenham, Kent; Alice Harrod, daughter, age 1, born Beckenham, Kent.

Enlisted Bromley, Kent. 

26th August 1915, posted Asiatic Theatre of War.

Buried at  Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, XXI. Q. 13., Iraq.

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