George Henry Attwood

In 1911, 20 year old George was living with his widowed mother Jane and younger sister Rosina at 4 South Terrace, Southampton. He was working as a painter’s labourer and was likely to have been financially supporting his family.

A decade earlier, George was living with his father George, a general labourer, and sister Rosina at the South Stoneham Union Workhouse, in West End, Southampton.

George joined the Royal Field Artillery as a Driver and entered the French theatre of war on 12th July 1915. He was serving with C Battery in the 78th Brigade when he died on 26th October 1918. George is buried at Southampton Old Cemetery.

ATTWOOD, George Henry   Driver 11080

One response to “George Henry Attwood

  1. George Marchbank

    George died from Pneumonia following wounds he received while serving in the French Theatre

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