Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
George Ellis WHITE
Guardsman 19908 George Ellis WHITE of 3rd Bn., Grenadier Guards
Killed in Action Sunday 5th August 1917, Belgium, age 23
|Home address:||63 Ashton Road, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1894, Fall River, Massachusetts, USA.|
|Parents:||Emma White and Samuel White|
|He enlisted in:||Hyde, Cheshire|
|Remembered:||Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Panel 9 and 11|
|Link to Hyde:||Lived in Hyde|
Returned from USA to join the Grenadier Guards.
Killed by a shell when digging in the trenches with a his comrade Private G. Tolhaid who survived without injury.
Regiment number given as 19906 on Commonwealth War Grave.