George James Stavert


George James Stavert


First World War

Date of Death / Age


Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Able Seaman
London 9/3269
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Drake Bn. Royal Naval Division


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Panel 8 to 15.
Turkey (including Gallipoli)

UK Memorials

Bushey Town Memorial
St James’ Church Memorial, Bushey
St Paul’s Church Memorial, Bushey
St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey
Wesleyan (Bushey & Oxhey Methodist) Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

George James Stavert born in Bushey on 18 June 1893, was the son of Robert and Annie Stavert of 3 Bournehall Road, Bushey.

Wartime Service

George joined the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve and served as Able Seaman (London 9/3269) with the Drake Battalion, Royal Naval Division. He died as a result of enemy action at Gallipoli on 14 July 1915.

Additional Information

After his death he was recorded as the son of Annie Stavert, of 14, King Edward Rd., Oxhey, Watford, and the late R. E. Stavert. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit


Dianne Payne -, Jonty Wild