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 George Henry Brough

George Henry Brough

Birth
North Yorkshire, England
Death 27 Sep 1916 (aged 20)
France
Burial Gilling East, Ryedale District, North Yorkshire, England
Memorial ID 91513606 · View Source
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George Henry Brough was born on 14 June 1896 in Stillington, North Yorkshire, England. George Henry Brough's ancestry goes back to the Broughs of the 1500's in Pickering, North Yorkshire, England.

George Henry Brough (1896-1916) fought and died in World War I, and his name is inscribed on a monument gate in the parish church of Gilling East, North Yorkshire, England, which reads: "George Henry Brough, Yorkshire Regt.".

The death of George Henry Brough is listed in the online listing of "UK Soldiers [who] Died in the Great War, 1914-1919" (via Ancestry.com), which states that George Henry Brough was born in Derby, died on 27 September 1916 in "France & Flanders", was enlished in "Malton", Yorkshire, served as a "Private" in the regiment of "Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment), 4th Battalion, Number 7505", and was "Killed in action" in the "Western European Theatre" (of War).


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  • Created by: R. Clayton Brough
  • Added: 7 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91513606
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Henry Brough (14 Jun 1896–27 Sep 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91513606, citing Holy Cross Churchyard, Gilling East, Ryedale District, North Yorkshire, England ; Maintained by R. Clayton Brough (contributor 47699379) .