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George Garrity


Forename George
Surname Garrity
Middle Name
Memorial Golborne Cenotaph and St Thomas Church Memorial
Age 31
Address 35 Legh Street, Golborne
Parents' Address 10 Legh St, Golborne
Township Golborne
Rank Private
Occupation or place of work Richard Evans Colliery
Regiment South Lancashire Regiment 6th Batt
Day of Death 19
Month of Death April
Year of Death 1916
Cause of Death Killed in action
Place of Burial Basra Memorial
Regiment Number 19295
Name of War First World War
Additional Information Husband of Mary.
Son of Harriet and stepson of William.
1 of 3 brothers killed. Brother Edward also killed
Leigh Journal Roll of Honour
Ref; CWGC, Ancestry and WO 26/5/16, LJ 13/10/16