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Current record for: George Stephen Abbott
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name George Stephen Abbott
Born in Clerkenwell - Middlesex
Resident of Euston - Middlesex
Died 19/06/1915
Age 24

Cause of Death Killed in action

Cemetery or memorial Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium
Grave or panel reference Panel 33

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World War 1
France and Flanders

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • George Abbott, Father
    22, Sidmouth Street, Gray's Inn Road, King's Cross
Military Information Military Information

Rank Private
Service Number 10175
Unit 1st Battalion
Regiment Leicestershire Regiment
Service Army
Enlisted in Stratford - Essex