war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper

Service Record Notes


No 935, 2nd Home counties (Cinque Ports) Royal Field Artillery
four years service
enlisting 18 September 1911
5 feet five inches in height
born Charlton, Dover
aged 18
Labourer in the employ of the Town Council (Plumber’s Mate)
living at 75 Wyndham Road
served at home 13-9-11 to 28-10-14
then Foreign India 29-10-14 to 12-5-16
then ?? 13-5-16 to 22-5-16 and 23-5-16 to 12-7-16
confined to barracks July 1915 for 2 days for being late by five minutes on sick parade, and December 1915 for 6 days for failing to obey an order respectfully
died 1st British General Hospital, Amara, cause of death unstated 12 July 1916

next of kin - Father, Samuel Farrett of 75 Wyndham Road, Dover
Mother Sarah (This is crossed out) (was née Dixon)


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