George Draycott | Service Record

First Name(s)George
Place of BirthNewhall
Club(s)Bradford City
ServiceBritish Army
Service Number52364
Previous Service Number(s)58697
Regiment or CorpsLincolnshire Regiment
Unit(s)7th (Service) Battalion
Previous Regiment(s) or CorpsLeicestershire Regiment
Unit(s)1/4th Battalion
Type of Casualty (If applicable)Killed in Action
Theatre of War (If applicable)Western European Theatre
Date of Death (If applicable)18/09/1918
Place of Death (If applicable)France and Flanders
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)Gauche Wood Cemetery, Villers-Guislain
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)21.
Awards and Decorations-
Supplementary NotesEnlisted Gresley, Derbyshire.
Native of Newhall, Burton-on-Trent.
Husband of Maggie Ellis (formerly Draycott), of 41, St. Stephen's Rd., Leicester.