George Duffield, Private 33381, 10th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment
Killed in action 19th November 1916 in Belgium, aged 23
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George’s death was mentioned in the Macclesfield Times of 2 Feb 1917.
Locally, George Duffield is commemorated on the Macclesfield Park Green, Town Hall, St Michael’s Church and St Peter’s Church war memorials (his name is incorrectly engraved as “C. Duffield” on the Park Green memorial).
He is also commemorated on the the Clarence Mill, Bollington roll of honour.
Brother of Thomas Duffield, who died in Mesopotamia in January 1917.