The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private H Markwick


Private Henry MARKWICK, 200550, 2nd / 4th  Battalion,  (TF/1967), Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Syria / Egypt, 19th April 1917. 

Born Penshurst, son of Henry & Emily Markwick.

1911 Census - 2 Homestead Crescent, Langton Green - Henry Markwick, head, age 40, married, plumber, builder etc, worker, born Speldhurst, Kent; Emily Markwick, wife, age 36, married 15 years, 4 children, all still alive, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; Henry Markwick, son, age 14, plumbers assistant, painter plumber, worker, born Penshurst, Kent; Arthur Markwick, son, age 13, born Penshurst, Kent; Daisy Markwick, daughter, age 12, born Penshurst, Kent; Mabel Markwick, daughter, age 6, born, Langton, Kent.

Enlisted Tonbridge, Kent.  Resided Fordcombe, Kent.

9th August 1915, posted Balkans Theatre of War.

Buried at Gaza War Cemetery, XXX. C. 10., Israel. Commemorated on Fordcombe War Memorial. / Fordcombe War Memorial

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