George Wake

Name

George Wake

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

02/04/1917
19

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
16236
Suffolk Regiment
11th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

STE. CATHERINE BRITISH CEMETERY
A.14
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Royston Town War Memorial Not on the Barkway memorials

Pre War

Son of Elizabeth Wake, of 91, Queen's Rd., Royston, Herts, and the late George Wake.

Wartime Service

A shell struck his Section wounding several men. George assisted the Stretcher Bearers with the wounded when a second shell landed in the same location, killing him.

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson