Private GEORGE ARTHUR HORLESTON (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames GEORGE ARTHUR
Surname HORLESTON (photo added)
Initials G A
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 07 August 1944
Age 30
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From STOKE-ON-TRENT, STAFFORDSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 5053592
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment North Staffordshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 6 Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment (59th Staffordshire Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XXIII. F. 3.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF WILLIAM AND ADA LOUISA HORLESTON, OF BUCKNALL, STOKE-ON-TRENT.

Additional Information

 

 

Private GEORGE ARTHUR HORLESTON, undated.1

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Paula Harris, Great niece of Private GEORGE ARTHUR HORLESTON.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Paula Harris, Great niece of Private GEORGE ARTHUR HORLESTON.
Additional photographs provided by: Paula Harris, Great niece of Private GEORGE ARTHUR HORLESTON and Carl Shilleto.  
Additional information provided by: Paula Harris, Great niece of Private GEORGE ARTHUR HORLESTON.

 

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