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Place of Birth: Skipton, Yorkshire
Service No: 265699
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 'B' Coy 2/6th Battalion
Division: 62nd (2/West Riding) Division
Date of Death: 1917-11-27
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 6 and 7.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: KILDWICK, YORKSHIRE
George Inskip was the son of Richard and Mary Alice Inskip, née Thornton. Richard was born at Skipton and Mary at Bradley near Skipton, Yorkshire.
1901 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 3, Romille Street - George L. [sic] Inskip, aged 7 years, born Skipton, grandson of George and Sarah Inskip.
1911 Farnhill, Yorkshire Census: Hanover Street - George Inskip, aged 17 years, born Skipton, Yorkshire, son of Richard Inskip, widower.
George is listed in the Nominal Roll of the 2/6th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment): 'B' Coy - Pte G. Inskip.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte George Inskip, 265699, W. Rid. R.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte George Inskip, 265699, 2/6 W. Rid. R. K. in A. 27.11.17.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte George Inskip, 265699, 2/6 W. Riding. Date and Place of Death: 27.11.17 in Action France. To whom Authorised: Father - Richard. Amount Authorised: £25 6s. 2d.
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:
INSKIP, G., West Riding Regiment, Hanover Street, [Farnhill], killed in action Nov. 27, 1917.
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Private George INSKIP
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 62nd (2/West Riding) Division
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