Packer, William Job


War Service:
Private S/786 WILLIAM JOB PACKER of ‘A’ Company, 8th battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) died on 6 April 1916. He had previously served for 6 years with the RWKents.

He is buried in Dranoutre Military Cemetery, Belgium .

Location of Memorial:
He is also remembered on the Sydenham South Suburban Gas Works war memorial.

He was the son of Jane Packer and husband of Irene Violet Packer, of 4, Creeland Grove, Catford Hill. They married on 1 January 1912 and had two daughters. At the time of re-enlistment on 10 September 1914 he was working as a farrier.


Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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