George Ricketts

Name

George Ricketts

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

28/11/1916
37

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Sergeant
5770
Royal Garrison Artillery
104th Heavy Battery

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY
XXI. N. 12.
Iraq

UK Memorials

All Saints Church Memorial, Hertford

Pre War

Born in 1879 in Currie Road, Hertford son of Frederick and Rachel (Hart) Ricketts and was living in 33 Talbot Street, Hertford in 1891. Husband of Julia Ricketts of 31 Bates Road, Preston Park, Brighton.

Wartime Service

He enlisted at London and was with his battery in India 1911. He entered Mesopotamia on 16 Jan 1915 and died in Iraq.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox