Watch, Pocket

Silver pocket watch with a case that opens on both the front and rear. The initials "W.K." are inscribed within a scrolled plaque on the case and the name "W.D. Kemp" is scratched on the inside of the back of the case. The initials "W K" and "12/774 are scratched on the inside of the front of the case. The interior of the case also features the manufacturer's mark and the number "28176" has been engraved inside the case. The two hands on the main face of the watch are missing. The glass from the face is also missing and the winding mechanism is broken.
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Belonged to William David Kemp who was killed at Chunuk Bair on 13 August 1915. It was forwarded to his parents after his death.
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