Sergeant Herbert Kilby
From G. K. Rose, The Story of the 2/4th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry.
“In No. 13 Platoon, which lost most heavily, Allden and his Platoon Sergeant, Kilby, were killed.”
“Allden and Kilbv were a serious loss to the fighting efficiency of D Company.”
Name: Herbert Kilby
Birth Place: Fritwell, Oxon
Death Date: 28 Apr 1917
Enlistment Location: Banbury, Oxon
Regiment: Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Battalion: 2/4th Battalion.
Type of Casualty: Killed in action
Name: KILBY, HERBERT
Nationality: United Kingdom
Regiment/Service: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Unit Text: 2nd/4th Bn.
Date of Death: 28/04/1917
Service No: 200603
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Please see: Raid Fayet, Near St Quentin, 28th April 1917.