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Private William Henry MOSE, 205666, 10th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 2679, West Kent Yeomanry), died of wounds, University War Hospital, Southampton, 23rd August 1917.

Born Holloway, London, Middlesex, son of Harry & Alice Mose.

31st October 1894, St John, Holloway, Middlesex, baptism of William Henry Mose, son of Harry, (grocer), & Alice Mose, 15 Whitehall Parade.


1911 Census - 48 Archway Road, Upper Holloway, London N - Harry Mose, head, age 53, married, grocer, employer, born Birmingham; Alice Mose, wife, age 44, married 17 years, 3 children, all still alive, born Eastington, Gloucestershire; William Henry Mose, son, age 16, single, born Upper Holloway, London; Grace Ethel Mose, daughter, age 14, born Upper Holloway, London; Stanley Harry Mose, son, age 9, born Upper Holloway, London; Florence Ellen Barker, servant, age 20, single, born New Cross, Middlesex.


Enlisted  London, EC.  Resided St Swithins Lane, EC.

University of London War List, containing names of Appointed & Recognized Teachers, Graduates & Matriculated Students, Who have served or are serving in His Majesty's Forces, 1914-1918. First Issue 1918 - * Mose, William Henry; Lce.Cpl R. West Kent Regt. (killed in action 23 Aug.1917). *denotes Killed in Action, Died of Wounds, or Died.

1st February 1918, Probate - William Henry Mose, 48 Archway Road, Upper Holloway, Middlesex. Lance Corporal West Kent Yeomanry, died 23rd August 1917, University War Hospital, Southampton. Administration London 1st February to Harry Mose, retired wine & spirit merchant. Effects £101.

Buried at Highgate Cemetery East, 116. 26487., London.


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