Stainforth, George

Hull Teachers ww1 Memorial, Guildhall, Hull. Included the names of 27 Hull teachers lost in WW1. Two further names were added.
2nd Lieut, George Stainforth, 13th King’s Liverpool Regiment

Born Hull, 1891. Youngest son of James (1854-1931) and Elizabeth Jane Stainforth (1857-1927), of 4, John St., Hull; He was a student at the Church of England Training College, Swindon Road, Cheltenham (1911 Census). Worked as a Hull Teacher.

He married Ann Milner McKay (1894-1968), at Sculcoates, Hull, in 1916. Husband of Ann Milner Towle (formerly Stainforth), of St. Chad, Barrow-on-Humber, Lincs.

Served as Second Lieutenant, with the 13th The King’s (Liverpool Regiment). Killed in action, on 14/07/1916, aged 25. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial to the missing on the Somme. His death was reported in the Hull Daily Mail, on 16/07/1917. *

He left £27 to Ann Milner Stainforth, his widow, at this Probate Address.


Second Lieutenant
Date Died
Place died:
Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France