Private George William Bishop

Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)

Died: Tuesday 2 October 1917 (aged 28)

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Record:
BISHOP, GEORGE WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of William and Charlotte Bishop, of Church Lane, Barton-under-Needwood, Burton-on-Trent.
Cemetery:
WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VI. B. 26.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Captain G H Bishop
Context:
joined
Date:
29 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 172)
Name:
Captain G H Bishop
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 172)
Name:
Corporal Bishop
Context:
award
Date:
27 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 250)
Name:
Corporal Bishop
Context:
award
Date:
27 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 250)
Name:
Captain Bishop
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 172)
Name:
Second Lieutenant F H Bishop
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 20 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 319)