The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private H R Mitchell


Private Harry Richard MITCHELL, L/9045, 2nd  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force, drowned, 19th August 1918, age 30. 

Born Stonehall, Dartford, Kent, son of James and Ellen Mitchell, of 3, Kirks Yard, Eltham, London. 

Enlisted Woolwich.

6th February 1915, posted Asiatic Theatre of War.

Buried at Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, XI. C. 14., Iraq.

London Gazette 31st October 1919.


In pursuance of "The Regimental Debts Act, 1893," notice is hereby given that there is available for distribution amongst the Next of Kin or others entitled the sum of money set opposite to the name of each of the deceased Soldiers and Airmen named in the lists which are published with this notice in the London Gazette and the "Army List," and are also to be seen at' the Regimental Depots throughout the United Kingdom.

Applications from persons supposing themselves entitled as Next of Kin should be addressed by letter to "The Secretary, War Office, Imperial Institute, South Kensington, London, S.W. 7," and marked outside "Effects."

R. H. BRADE. War Office, October 31st, 1919.

List CCCCCXXVIII of the names of deceased Soldiers whose Personal Estate is held for distribution amongst the Next of Kin or others entitled. Effects 1918-1919.

Mitchell H, Private,  Royal West Kent Regt.     £18    8s    5d

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