George Victor (poss Victor George) Samuels

Name

George Victor (poss Victor George) Samuels

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

11/05/1915
18

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
PO/17420
Royal Marine Light Infantry
Portsmouth Bn. Royal Naval Division.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

HELLES MEMORIAL
Panel 2 to 7.
Turkey (including Gallipoli)

UK Memorials

Great Amwell Village Memorial
St John the Baptist Church Memorial, Great Amwell

Pre War

Born on 9 Jun 1897 in Amwell, Herts. son of James and Louisa Samuels. Living in Hoddesdon in 1901 and 7 Western Terrace, Hailey in 1911. A nurseryman's assistant. Enlisted on 12 Aug 1914 in London.

Wartime Service

Defending Dunkirk from 19 Sep 1914 to 13 Oct 1914 and then shipped to Egypt prior to serve in the Gallipoli landings on 28 Feb 1915.

Additional Information

Brother of William J SAMUELS who died on 14 Oct 1914 and is listed on this same memorial.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox