The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private R C Meayers


Private Richard Charles MEAYERS, 202937, 8th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  killed in action, Flanders France, 22nd March 1918.

1898, born Tottenham, Middlesex, son of Richard Walter & Lina Beatrice Meayers.

1911 Census - 85 Tower Gardens Road, Lordship Lane, Tottenham - Richard Walter Meayers, head, age 44, married, umbrella cutter, worker, born Wapping; Lina Beatrice Meayers, wife, age 34, married 15 years, 6 children, all still alive, born Homerton; Beatrice May Meayers, daughter, age 15, single, born Stoke Newington; Richard Walter Charles Meayers, son, age 13, school, born Tottenham; Lina Florence Meayers, daughter, age 10, school, born Tottenham; Gladys Catherine Meayers, daughter, age 8, born Tottenham; Walter Edward Meayers, son, age 6, born Tottenham; Harry Morgan Meayers, son, age 1 years 3 months, born Tottenham.

Enlisted  Mill Hill, Middlesex. 

Commemorated at Pozieres Memorial, Panel 58 and 59, France.

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