Thomas Basil Maryon Streatfeild

Location: St Mary, High Street, Chiddingstone, Kent, TN8 7AH

GRU tag to top, other tags appear to have been either covered or replaced with an engraved brass plate. Some signs of worm and rot to base, also the shadow of a smaller cross light etched into the wood.


Thomas Basil Maryon Streatfeild
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Date of Death: 07/11/1917
Age: 19
Regiment/Service: Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 3rd Bn. attd. 1st Bn.
Grave Reference: VIII. C. 3.
Additional Information: Son of Thomas and Florence Ethel Streatfeild (nee Maryon Wilson), of 2, Manor Rd., Folkestone. Educated at Horris Hill, Newbury, Sherborne School and R.M.C. Sandhurst.

He was subject to a reburial at Hooge previous burial located at J21 b62 (cannot ascertain location)

Thomas Streatfeild on Folkestone local history website

Photo courtesy David Milborrow.