Private 12953 2nd/4th Battalion The Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
Killed in action 6 September 1918 aged 42
Buried in Reninghelst New Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Remembered on Tongham War Memorial
John Morey was born in 1877, the son of William and Mary Morey.
The 1911 census records that John Morey was a general labourer working for a builder and bird feed specialist and dog biscuit manufacturer. He and his wife Matilda lived at 6 Grange Road, Tongham, and she still lived there after the war.
John Morey’s parents lived at Badshot Lea.