The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private W A Humphrey


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Private William Albert HUMPHREY, G/25227, 1st  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, death assumed on or after,  26th October 1917.

Born Benenden, Kent, son of Albert & Emeline Humphrey.

30th April 1893, Benenden, baptism of William Albert Humphrey, son of Albert & Emmeline Humphrey.


1911 Census - Chapel Lane, Benenden, Kent.- Albert Humphrey, head, age 54, married, farm labourer, worker, born Benenden, Kent; Emeline Humphrey, wife, age 48, married 27 years, 1 child, still alive, born Benenden, Kent; William Humphrey, son, age 18, single, carter on farm, worker, born Benenden, Kent; John Haiselden, boarder, age 48, single,  carter on farm, worker, born Ashburnham, Sussex.


Enlisted Canterbury, Kent

Commemorated at Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel 106 to 108, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium & on Benenden War Memorial  & Benenden War Memorial


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