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About John Clark Kent

Date of Birth
31 August 1879

Service Number
40629, 4733

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
6 October 1957

Place of Death
West End, Staindrop, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
John Kent born abt 1839 Godbridge, Hertfordshire, England and Mary Larley born abt 1859 Married Q2 1878, Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Margery born abt 1882,Charlotte born abt 1885, Hannah born abt 1886, Susan born abt 1888, Thomas Frederick born 15 April 1890, Mary Elizaberth Ann born abt 1893, Michael Solomon born 12 December 1895, William born abt 1898

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Yorkshire Regiment, 17th Durham Light Infantry

Rank
Private, Private

Enlisted Address
Winston Road, Staindrop, Durham, England

Medals
No

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1911 Rabbit Catcher, 1939 Estate Labourer Mole Catcher

Campaigns
At Home

Additional Information

Census Information
1881 Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England, 1891 Low Shotton, Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England, 190 High Shotton, Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England, 1911 High Shotton, Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England,1928 Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England

1939 Register
Front Street, Staindrop, Durham, England (Single)

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry and Find my Past

Notes
Attested 3 December 1915 discharged 14 February 1919

- Research by JB