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Edward Harold KEMP

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Surname: KEMP

Forename(s): Edward Harold

Place of Birth: Thorrington, Essex

Service No: 430787

Rank: Sergeant

Regiment / Corps / Service: Canadian Mounted Rifles

Battalion / Unit: 4th Battalion

Division: 3rd Canadian Division

Age: ---

Date of Death: 1916-06-02

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CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 30, 32.

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CWGC Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

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Local War Memorial: ILKLEY, YORKSHIRE

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Edward Harold Kemp (born 20 June 1883) was the son of John and Ellen Hobbes Kemp, née Davis. John was born at Alnwick, Northumberland and Ellen at Roundhay near Leeds, Yorkshire.

1891 Haughley, Suffolk Census: Vicarage - Edward H. Kemp, aged 7 years, born Thorrington, Essex, son of John and Ellen Hobbes Kemp.

Edward was married to Isabelle Affleck in 1910.

Canadian service records: http://www.baclac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef

Data Source: Craven Herald Article

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Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Canadian Mounted Rifles

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Canadian Mounted Rifles

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 3rd Canadian Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 3rd Canadian Division

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Surname: KEMP

Forename(s): E H

Country of Service: Canadian

Service Number: 430787

Rank: Sergeant

Regiment: 4th Canadian Mounted Rifles Battalion

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Died Date: 02/06/1916

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View Craven Herald Articles

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Craven Herald and Wensleydale Standard Logo

08 September 1916

KEMP – Previously reported missing now officially reported killed in action, aged 32 years, E. Harold Kemp, Sergeant, Canadian Mounted Rifles, ninth son of the late Rev. John Kemp and of Mrs. Kemp, Ilkley.

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