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Person Details

BOLTON, George Edward


Name: Eton - WW1 (2) High Street, Eton
NIWM Ref: 7955
RBWM Ref: WM238
Name: Eton Wick and Boveney Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick
NIWM Ref: 7948
RBWM Ref: WM176

Person Details

Date of birth: 28/07/1889
Place of birth: Boveney New Town, Windsor
Gender: Male
Date of death: 24/09/1915
Place of death: Cuinchy, France
Manner of death: Killed in action
Age at death: 26
CWGC Ref: 194483
TWGPP Ref: 3952562
Address: 4 Primrose Villas Eton Wick

Military details

Joined: Enlisted-Slough
Military Organisation: Army
Rank: Private
Service Number: 7993


Father William BOLTON
Mother Louisa BOLTON

Additional information

Baptised 6th October 1889 in Wraysbury
George was with his Brigade and other troops preparing to attack the strong German defences in the opening phase of the Battle of Loos.



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