The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private R T S Hedges


Photograph by "Jared"

Private Richard Thomas Stonehill HEDGES, G/27309, 2nd/4th  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly Essex Regiment, Service No.59693), died of wounds, Egypt,  19th September 1918.

Born  Stewkley, Buckinghamshire.

4th March 1906, All Saints, East Finchley, Barnet, Richard Thomas Stonehill Hedges, age 27, bachelor, carpenter, 41 Hertford Road, East Finchley, father Henry Richard Hedges, wheelwright, married Elizabeth Mary Lowen, age 27, spinster, 41 Hertford Road, East Finchley, father Frederick Lowen, labourer.

1911 Census - 65D Long Lane, Finchley, Middlesex - Richard Thomas S Hedges, age 32, married, joiner carpenter, building, worker, born Stewkley, Buckinghamshire; Elizabeth Mary Ann Hedges, wife, age 32, married 5 years, 1 child, born Highgate, Middlesex; Lilian Emily Maud Hedges, daughter, age 4, born Finchley, Middlesex.

Enlisted  Finchley, London.  Resided East Finchley.    

Widow, Elizabeth Hedges.

Buried at Ramleh War Cemetery, E. 41., Israel.

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