war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper

Service Record Notes


Short Service.

Attestation Of
M2/103476 George Henry Simmonds Army Service Corps.
George Henry Simmonds.
1, Pioneer Road, Crabble Hill, Dover.
Age 27 years - 8 Months.
Occ. Motor Lorry Driver.
Previously served in The Buffs Territorial.
Enlisted 2nd June 1915 at Dover.
Next of kin Daisy Louisa Simmonds, 1, Pioneer Road, Crabble Hill, Buckland, Dover Wife.
Particulars as to Marriage.
Daisy Louisa Brockman, Spinster, Parish Church Buckland, 25th May 1912.
1, Pioneer Road, Crabble Hill, Buckland, Dover.
Particulars as to Children.
George Henry 16 July 1912, Dover.
William Ernest 9th July 1914, Dover.
Joined at Grove Park 3/6/15.
Attested Pte 2/6/15.
Home 2/6/15 to 21/6/15.
France (2/2 Lon Cs Clg Stn.) 22/6/15 to 5/11/17.
B.F. Italy 4/11/17.
Died at 11 General Hospital, Italy from influenza and bronco-pneumonia.
Field Service. 1st December 1918.
Regiment & Corps. Army Service Corps. G.H.O. Signal Company R.E.I.E.F.
Regiment No. M2/103476 Rank. Private.
Surname. Simmonds. Christian name. George H.
Died 31st October 1918. Place 11th General Hospital, Italy.
Cause of death. Influenza and Bronco-Pneumonia, contracted on Active Service. 

Copyright 2010 Marilyn Stephenson-Knight. All Rights Reserved