Lance Bombardier GEORGE HENRY SOWERBY (photo added)

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Rank Lance Bombardier
Forenames GEORGE HENRY
Surname SOWERBY (photo added)
Initials G H
Place of Birth SCUNTHORPE, LINCOLNSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 03 August 1944
Age 29
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 4806262
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Artillery
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 21 Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINT-CHARLES-DE-PERCY WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location III. E. 12.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF HORACE AND ANNIE SOWERBY; HUSBAND OF CONSTANCE MARY SOWERBY, OF BOTTESFORD, LINCOLNSHIRE.

Additional Information

Photograph, undated, of GEORGE HENRY SOWERBY and his wife,
Constance Mary Sowerby, on their wedding day.1

 

 

Reference
1. Additional informaiton and photograph, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Colin Pearson, nephew of Lance Bombardier GEORGE HENRY SOWERBY.
Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Colin Pearson, nephew of Lance Bombardier GEORGE HENRY SOWERBY.
Additional photographs provided by: Colin Pearson, nephew of Lance Bombardier GEORGE HENRY SOWERBY and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Colin Pearson, nephew of Lance Bombardier GEORGE HENRY SOWERBY.

 

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Sandra Barnes nee Sowerby

Remembering with love my Uncle who died to set us free xx

On Sunday, November 13, 2016