GEORGE MILLER PAGE

 

 

Born: 1893, Wherstead, Suffolk.

Died: 9th April 1915; Died of Wounds – Prisoner of War.

Enlistment Details: Location: Ipswich; Date: 30th August 1911; Occupation: Driller.

Date of Entry Therein: 15th August 1914.

Rank: Corporal; Service Number: 8302

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star + Clasp.

 

Grave Reference:

I.A.14.

Hautrage Military Cemetery,

Hainaut,

Belgium.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   8, White Elm Street, Ipswich.

 

George was 7 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Alfred Page, 44, a Railway Engine Driver, born Newbourn, Suffolk.

Eleanor Ann Page (nee Miller), 40, born Devonport, Devonshire.

Violet Annie Page, 9, born Ipswich.

Florence A. Page, 5, born Ipswich.

Edith Rose Page, 2, born Ipswich.

Ethel Maud Page, 7 months, born Ipswich.

 

1911   Depot Suffolk Regiment, Out Risbygate, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.

 

George was 17 years old, a Soldier ranked Private for the 3rd Battalion of the Suffolk Regiment. Occupation – Bolt & Rivett Driller – Iron Foundry.

 

Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion:

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