PrivateEDWARDS, GEORGE LEONARD

Service Number 11117

Died 24/09/1916

Aged 15

11th Bn.
Essex Regiment

Born at South Hackney, London. Son of William and the late Jane Elizabeth Edwards, of 250, Dersingham Avenue, Manor Park, London. Educated at Fortescue House School, Twickenham.

Inscription

QUEEN'S BEST BOY 1915 DO GOOD & BE GOOD.

Buried at GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE

Location: Somme, France
Number of casualties: 1397

Cemetery/memorial reference: I. H. 30.

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Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.