1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

George Potter

Contributed by: Tony, on 2008-11-13

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Rank
First Name George
Surname Potter
Year of Birth 1879
Year of Death 1916
Regiment York and Lancaster Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Leeds, West Yorkshire

George's Story

He died as a result of wounds received in action near Belle Alliance.

George was my maternal grandfather. He died as a result of wounds received in action near Belle Alliance (Ypres/Boesinghe) in April 1916 and is buried at Essex Farm Cemetery. My mother, his daughter, was born in April 1916. He never saw her. George was the father of six. The family are not aware of any photographs in existence.

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