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William Frederick Read
1895 Chilham, Kent
1st Battalion, The Buffs, East Kent Regiment
Entered France 7 September 1914
Son of Ellen Prebble (nee Read) of Hassel Street, Hastingleigh.
Stepson of Stephen Prebble.
Half brother of Edith Prebble, Ellen Prebble, Winnifred Prebble, May Prebble, Sidney Prebble and Elsie Prebble.
1901 address: Folly Town, Hastingleigh, Kent
1911 address: Hassell Street, Hastingleigh, Kent
20 October 1914 - died of wounds 6 weeks after arriving in France.
1. Ploegsteert / Plug Street Memorial Panel 2 Belgium
2. Hastingleigh Church WW1 Memorial Brass Plaque
3. Hastingleigh & Elmsted War Memorial Cross
William Frederick Read's name on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Hainurt, Belgium.
Army Medal Index Card for William Read.