Keywood, Samuel George

War Service:
Sergeant S/10881 SAMUEL GEORGE KEYWOOD of 1st battalion The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) was killed in action on 18 September 1918. Before the war he was a goods guard and in 1912 had served in the 4th London Howitzer Territorials. He was attested on 19 August 1914, made lance corporal on 29 July 1915, promoted to corporal on 2 September 1916 and sergeant on 26 July 1917.

He is buried in Trefcon British Cemetery, Caulaincourt, near St Quentin.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the war memorial in the church of St George, Catford and the South East and Chatham Railway Memorial in Dover Marine station.

Details:
He was 35 years old, the son of William George and Lavinia Keywood, of 34, Faversham Rd., Catford.
Before the war he was a goods guard and in 1912 had served in the 4th London Howitzer Territorials.

Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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