(E) George Croft

Name

(E) George Croft

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

12/10/1916
26

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Serjeant
8919
Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)
2nd Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial


Pier and Face 6A and 6B.

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey
Not on the Hemel Hempstead memorials
Not on the Leverstock Green memorials

Pre War

Born Leverstock Green, resident Watford, enlisted in London.

Wartime Service

At the outbreak of war, he enlisted in London with the West Riding Regiment, 2nd Battalion and served as Sergeant 8919 in France.

Additional Information

Son of G. and Caroline Croft, of 1, Tucker St., Watford Fields, Watford. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild