Thomas Pay

First Name:  Thomas 
Surname:  Pay 
Birth Town:  Bexley Heath, Kent 
Resided Town:  Maidstone, Kent 
Nationality:  British 
Information:  Thomas was born at Bexley Heath in 1891 when his Dad was a Met Police pensioner and baptised at St  Peter’s Maidstone on 29th December 1892. In 1901 aged 10 his mother had died and he lived at  27 Bower Place, Maidstone with his Dad, brothers Albert, Henry and James and his sister Rosina. 
Date of Death:  06/05/1916 
Fate:  Died 
Rank:  Private 
Service Number:  L/8476 
Duty Location:  Mesopotamia 
Campaign Medals:  Victory Medal
British War Medal Memorial Death Plaque Of WWI
Service:  British Army 
Regiment:  Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 
Battalion:  2nd Battalion 
Commemorated:  Britain on the Remembrance Board at the Parish Church of St Michael & All Angels, Maidstone
Basra Memorial, Iraq