The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private T Heron


Photograph by "GeertB"

Private Thomas HERON, G/8788, 10th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, Flanders France, 1st July 1916, age 18.

Born Plumstead, Kent, son of Henry & Annie Heron.

22nd March 1898, Woolwich Union, admissions - Annie Heron, born 1864 & Thomas Heron, born 1898.

29th March 1898, Woolwich Union, discharges at own request - Henry Heron, age 44; Annie Heron, age 33; Rosina Heron, age 8; William? Henry? Heron, age 7; Frederick Heron, age 2; Thomas Heron, age 1 month.

1911 Census - 3, Sussex Road, Dartford, Kent - Henry Heron, head, age 57, married, Vat maker, foundry, worker, born Dartford, Kent; Annie Heron, wife, age 45, married 22 years, 8 children, 7 still alive, born Bermondsey, London; Frederick Heron, son, age 15, single, shop assistant, drapery, worker, born Plumstead, Kent; Thomas Heron, son, age 13, school, born Plumstead, Kent; Maud Heron, daughter, age 11, school, born Dartford, Kent; Lilian Heron, daughter, age 8,  school, born Dartford, Kent; Stanley Heron, son, age 5,  school, born Dartford, Kent.

Brother of Miss Rosina Heron, of 3, Sussex Road, Dartford, Kent.

Enlisted  Woolwich, Kent.  Resided Dartford, Kent.

Buried at Baileul Communal Cemetery Extension, II. E. 108., Nord, France.

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