Private 13649 - Sherwood Foresters
Notts Derby Regiment 2nd Battalion
Killed in Action Flanders 13th Sep 1916 : Aged 30
Guillemont Road Cemetary, Guillemont, ref. VI.D.3
Born in Newton, Derbyshire; Enlisted Mansfield; George was married to Sarah Elizabeth, their Huthwaite address being registered at 20 Swan Yard. Reported mention of his younger brother confirms that was another listed Able Seaman Adam, their parents being Sam and Jane Fox at New Street, Newton.
Contributing material from Paul Bradshaw and Mrs Lynne Weston
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Confirming Identification.
Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914 - 1919 GEORGE FOX, born Newton, enlisted Mansfield, resides Huthwaite. Private 12649 2nd. Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) Killed in action, France and Flanders, 13th. September, 1916.
Nottinghamshire Free Press - Sutton Library Archives 9th June 1916
Written 23 Jul 06 Revised 09 Jul 12 © by Gary Elliott