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Private 17925 William Thomas Kempton

6th Battalion, Wiltshire (Duke of Edinburgh's Regiment)
Died of Wounds: 38th Casualty Clearing Station, France and Flanders, 3 July 1916
, aged 31

  • Buried: Heilly Station Cemetery, Somme, France (under name Kimpton). Grave I.B.7
  • Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of Frederick and Hannah Whitehouse of Tamworth
  • Husband of Alice M Kempton [nee Battams]. Married Oct Qtr 1913 at Nuneaton

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1911 Census and Family History Information

  • Born c1885 and Baptised 1 Oct 1891 at Birmingham
  • Lived at 9 Vince Street, Smethwick [1901]
  • Lived as a lodger at 31 Deacon Street, Nuneaton [1911]
  • Employed as a Miner / Trammer [1911]
  • Enlisted at Nuneaton. Arrived in France 19 Jul 1915

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