The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private R H Moulton


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Private Roy Herbert MOULTON, G/2559, 8th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  died of wounds, Flanders France, 15th October 1915.

Born Paddington, London, W. son of Herbert Charles Moulton, 31 Goldney Road, Paddington, London W.

1911 Census - 241 Shirland Road, Paddington, London, W - Rose Moulton, head, age 38, married 13 years, 3 children, all still alive, born Chelsea, London; Roy Moulton, son, age 11, born Paddington, London; Donel Moulton, son, age 9, born Bayswater, London; Sylvia Moulton, daughter, age 7, born Paddington, London.

Brother, Donald Moulton.

Enlisted Marylebone, London, age 19, height 5ft 4¾ inches, weight 120lbs, fresh complexion, blue eyes, brown hair. Resided 31 Goldney Road, Paddington, London W.

Home 8th September 1914 to 29th August 1915; BEF 30th August 1915 to 15th October 1915.

Enlisted 8th September 1914; 30th August 1915, posted BEF; 26th September 1915, posted missing.

Buried at Douai Communal Cemetery, C. 18., France.

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