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« on: March 20, 2017, 15:10:49 PM »

James Arthur Kenward
Driver
Army Service Corps  - 535th Heavy Transport Company.
Service number T4/092693

Died on the 22nd October 1918.

Buried in Northiam Cemetery, Northiam, East Sussex - grave Reference: 385.
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The "Roll of Honour - Sussex - Northiam" website shows that Driver Kenward was born in Wittersham East Sussex, which is a small village about 5 miles from Northiam, where he is buried.  The website also states that his next of kin were from Northiam.

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KENWARD   James Arthur   
Private T4/092693, 535th Heavy Transport Company, Royal Army Service Corps. Died at home 22nd October 1918. Born in Wittersham, Kent. Next of kin, Northiam. Buried in Northiam Cemetery, Ewhurst Road.

I cannot find reference to him, his death or funeral in the newspaper archives.

Driver James Arthur Kenward is commemorated on the Northiam War Memorial

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« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2017, 21:04:52 PM »

Name:   James Arthur Kenward
Birth Place:   Wittersham, Sussex 1888
Residence:   West Farleigh
Death Date:   22 Oct 1918
Death Place:   Home
Enlistment Place:   Maidstone

Medal Roll Card:- Victory & British Medals

In 1911 with wife Caroline & daughter. At  Lower Snailham Guestling Nr Hastings Sussex.  he was a Farm Labourer Hop Growing.

Married Caroline Sargent ΒΌ June 1908 Rye.
Parents Richard & Ellen Maria.
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