The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private G W Knevett


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Private George William KNEVETT, L/8881, 2nd  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died as a Prisoner of War, with Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force, 31st December  1916.

Born Deptford, Kent, son of James R & Elizabeth Knevett.

Enlisted New Cross, Kent.   


1911 Census - Military, India - George William Knevett, Private, age 21, 2nd  Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment, Soldier, born Deptford, Kent.


Brothers - Alfred; William A; Robert A?; Charles; Arthur; James; Richard.

1st December 1915, posted Asiatic Theatre of War.

Commemorated at Basra Memorial, Panel 29, Iraq.


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