Sapper GEORGE HENRY TILLOTSON

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Rank Sapper
Forenames GEORGE HENRY
Surname TILLOTSON
Initials G H
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Tuesday, 12 September 1944
Age 22
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From GOMERSAL, YORKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 14331936
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Engineers
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 617 Assault Squadron
Military Honours and Awards Unknown
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINTE-MARIE CEMETERY, LE HAVRE
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location 67. L. 9. Collective grave.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Family Details SON OF JOHN AND FLORENCE TILLOTSON, OF GOMERSAL, YORKSHIRE.

Additional Information

Collective Grave. One of two names on one of three headstones, marking the graves of six soldiers from 617 Assault Squadron, Royal Engineers who were all killed on the same day and are now buried together in the same plot. CWGC records incorrectly state grave location as 67. T. 9 instead of 67. L. 9.

 

 

 

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Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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