George Mitchell (c.1895-1915)

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George Mitchell

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

MITCHELL, GEORGE. Private. No 3/10587. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Only son of Fred Mitchell, 3 Fitton's Yard, Halifax Old Road, Huddersfield. Employed as a tin and coppersmith's apprentice at the Hygienic Stove Company. Embarked for France on 28.4.1918. Died from the effects of gas poisoning at No 2 Casualty Clearing Station on 6.5.1915. Buried BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row C, Grave 167.
ROH:- Fartown and Birkby War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission