Simpson, George Arthur

BORN MOLESCROFT, BEVERLY, 1892. SON OF THOMAS AND ESTHER A. SIMPSON (1851-1926). WORKED AS A FARM WAGGONER.

HE ENLISTED AT BEVERLEY. FORMERLY, OF THE EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED AS PRIVATE, 241346, TO THE 5TH YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 23/04/1917, AGED 25. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS MEMORIAL, FRANCE.

HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER, THOMAS SIMPSON.

HIS NAME IS LISTED ON BEVERLEY MEMORIAL HALL ROLL OF HONOUR.


First name:
GEORGE ARTHUR
Military Number:
241346
Rank:
Private
Date Died
23/04/1917
Place died:
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Age:
25
, BEVERLEY, EAST RIDING, YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom