The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private P W Hollomby


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Private Percival William HOLLOMBY, G/30417,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (2nd / 20th Battalion, London Regiment), died, 21st December 1918.

Born 1894 December Quarter, Sevenoaks, Registration District, son of William & Frances Grace Hollamby.


1911 Census - Holden Cottage, Groombridge, Kent - William Hollamby, head, age 42, married, farm foreman, worker, born Penshurst, Kent; Frances G Hollamby, wife, age 44, married 18 years, 4 children, all still alive, born Eridge, Sussex; Percy W Hollamby, son, age 16, single, in a nursery, worker, Penshurst, Kent; Thomas Hollamby, son age 11, school, born Ashhurst, Kent; Daisy Hollamby, daughter, age 9, born Ashhurst, Kent; Thomas G Mercer, nephew, age 12, school, born Brenchley, Kent.


Served in Royal Army Medical Corps, Service No.125476.

Buried at  Cologne Southern Cemetery, IX. C. 3., Germany.  Commemorated on Tunbridge Wells War Memorial.

NOTE: Not included in Regimental History or Soldiers Died in the Great War; shown on CWGC web site.


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