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Place of Birth: Carlisle, Cumberland
Service No: 91636
Regiment / Corps / Service: Tank Corps
Battalion / Unit: 'C' Coy 9th Battalion
Date of Death: 1918-09-29
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: V. Q. 4.
CWGC Cemetery: BELLICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE
George Hargreaves was the son of Samuel and Mary Eleanor Hargreaves, née Allsop and brother of Private John Robert Hargreaves (22908) (q.v.) and Private Sam Hargreaves (1863) (q.v.). Their father was born at Skipton, Yorkshire and mother at Hadfield, Derbyshire.
1901 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 37, Bennett Street - George Hargreaves, aged 4 years, born Carlisle, Cumberland, son of Samuel Hargreaves, widower.
1911 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 36, Cumberland Street - George Hargreaves, aged, 15 years, born Carlisle, Cumberland, son of Samuel Hargreaves, widower.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte George Hargreaves, 91636, Tank C.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte George Hargreaves, 91636, 9th Tank Corps. Killed in Action 29.2[sic].18.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte George Hargreaves, 91636, 9th Btn Tank Corps. Date and Place of Death: 29.9.18. K. in A. France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Samuel. £14 0s. 6d.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
HARGREAVES, G., Tank Corp, son of Mr. S. Hargreaves, 36, Cumberland Street, Skipton, killed Sept. 22, 1918.
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Private George HARGREAVES
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Tank Corps
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