Corporal GEORGE CARTER

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Rank Corporal
Forenames GEORGE
Surname CARTER
Initials G
Place of Birth BRADFORD, YORKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Tuesday, 09 October 1923
Date of Death Saturday, 26 August 1944
Age 21
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From CHINNOR, OXFORDSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 5348945
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Wiltshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 5 Battalion
Military Honours and Awards 1939-1945 Star, France and Germany Star and 1939-1945 War Medal
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINT-DESIR WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IV. E. 8.
Previous Place(s) of Burial VERNON, EURE
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF WINIFRED MARY BAMPTON, OF HILSEA, PORTSMOUTH, HAMPSHIRE.

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Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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Additional information provided by: Beverley Moth, Niece of Corporal GEORGE CARTER.

 

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What other people have said

UK

Bev Moth and Family

Remembering your sacrifice 71 years ago today. RIP xx

On Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Portsmouth, England

Jean Clements and Family

In memory of our Brother George, we have never forgotten you, We will visit again as we have in previous years, He gave his life so we may live Our Hero (Words chosen by W Bampton) RIP we will meet again xx

On Friday, November 14, 2014
Moreton in Marsh, Glos. UK

Beverley Moth

For my Uncle. A place in history and now a place in our family and our hearts. ALWAYS remembered xxx

On Wednesday, August 27, 2014