Hyde War Memorial Trust

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Private 58061 George HARRISON of 18th Bn., King's (Liverpool Regiment), (Formerly 15091 Army Cyclist Corps)

Killed in Action Monday 9th April 1917, France , age 19

Of:7 Peel Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1898, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Ellen Harrison and Joseph Henry Harrison of 7 Peel Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Butcher, Hyde Co-Operative Society
He enlisted in:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered on:Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France,   Bay 3
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


Death caused by a gun shot to the head.

The blood of heroes is the seed of freedom,
To the memory of Sergt. Robert Hague, Pte. George Harrison and Pte. Sam Crossland,
from the employees of Hyde Co-operative Society, Ltd.
To the glorious memory of all who made the great sacrifice.
Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling June 25th 1921