The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private L W H Mills


Private Leonard William Henry MILLS, 204232,  6th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 27590, Rifle Brigade), killed in action, Flanders France, 30th August 1918. 

Born Forest Gate, Essex, son of William James & Eliza Caroline Mills.

1911 Census - 15 Clifton Road, East Ham, Forest Gate, Essex - William James Mills, head, age 40, married, compositor, general printer, worker, born City of London; Eliza Caroline Mills, wife, age 35, married 15 years, 9 children, 8 still alive, born Hatcham, SE; Leonard Mills, son, age 12, born Forest Gate, Essex; William Mills, son, age 5, born Forest Gate, Essex; Stanley Mills, son, age 3, born Forest Gate, Essex; Marcey? Mills, son, age 2, born East Ham, Essex; Gladys Mills, daughter, age 13, born Forest Gate, Essex;  Madeline Mills, daughter, age 11, born Forest Gate, Essex; Emmeline Mills, daughter, age 8, born Forest Gate, Essex; Dorothy Mills, daughter, age 7, born Forest Gate, Essex.

Enlisted East Ham, Essex. 

Commemorated at Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 7, France.

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