The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private W King


Photograph by "GeertB" 

Private Walter KING, S/8917, 11th  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, 15th September 1916, age 20.

Born Hammersmith, London, W, son of Charles &  Clara King, of 95, Silwood St., Deptford, London.

1911 Census - 43 Pelton Road East, Greenwich, London E - Charles King, head, age 49, married, gas stoker, born *Mount? Bucers?; Clara King, wife, age 45, married 21 years, 2 children, both sill alive, born Whales, Radnorshire; Sidney Charles King, son, age 20, single, barber, worker, born #; Walter King, son, age 16, single, shop boy, born % .

*Fordham, Essex, from 1901 Census; # no entry, Hampstead, London,  from 1901 Census; % no entry, Lambeth London from 1901 Census.

Enlisted Woolwich, Kent. 

10th November 1914, posted BEF.

Buried at Bulls Road Cemetery, III. A. 2., Flers, France.

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