The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Pte H J Silver


Information provided by Fred & Rita Scales. Herbert John Silver was Rita's father.

Private Herbert John Silver. Born 6th October1894 & died 1985.

Enlisted 4th Battalion, 2076 / 200624, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment. Served with 1/4th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment in India. Transferred to Royal Engineers, Sapper 574209.

Link to 2nd Class Education Certificate


It is believed that Herbert John Silver is the soldier in the front row second from the right.

Herbert John Silver, centre row, left    Herbert John Silver, front row, right

Demobilization Certificate.

This is a brief history of Herbert John Silver that was displayed several years ago about his football skills, at the Southborough Society Past & Present History exhibition. LINK.

This page was last updated on 19-Jun-2014.

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