The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private P J Merritt


Private Percy James MERRITT, G/4065, 2nd  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, Mesopotamia Expeditionary Force, 25th April 1916. 

Born Barnet, Middlesex, son of George Merritt.

Enlisted Bromley, Kent.

Buried at Amara War Cemetery, VI. E. 4., Iraq.

NOTE from CWGC -  In 1933, all of the headstones were removed from this cemetery when it was discovered that salts in the soil were causing them to deteriorate. Instead a screen wall was erected with the names of those buried in the cemetery engraved upon it. 

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