The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private W W Breeds


Private William Wallace BREEDS, G/46,   6th Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action, Flanders France, death presumed on or after 8th October 1915.

Born Ashford, Kent, son of Edward & Jennie Breeds.

1911 Census - 73 Campbell Road, Maidstone - Edward Breeds, head, age 40, married, tailor, worker at home, born Ashford, Kent; Jennie Breeds, wife, age 40, married 24 years, 11 children, all still alive, born Canterbury, Kent; Fred Breeds, son age 20, single, mill labourer, paper mills, born Ashford, Kent; Harry Breeds, son age 15, butcher, born Ashford, Kent; Wallace Breeds, son, age 14, tailor, worker at home, born Ashford, Kent; Ella Breeds, daughter, age 10, school, born Ashford, Kent; Bruce Breeds, son, age 9, school, born Ashford, Kent; Elsie, Breeds, daughter, age 7, school, born Ashford, Kent.

Enlisted Maidstone, Kent.

1st June 1915, posted BEF.

Commemorated at  Loos Memorial, Panel 95 to 97, Pas de Calais, France.

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