Siver Pocket Watch presented to Pte JG Kemmitt


Silver Pocket Watch

This Silver Pocket Watch is held in the PWRR & Queen's Regimental Museum.

On the reverse of the watch, has the following text engraved:

Presented to No 9050 Pte J G Kemmitt 2nd Bn The Queen’s Royal Regiment (West Surrey) by Major A N Roberts in grateful appreciation of many years faithful service as Batman and his gallant conduct at Zwartelen 7th Nov 1914, when hearing I was lying wounded in an
exposed position he at once came to me and carried me to a place of safety.

This watch is still in working order.