Kirkham, George H

George Henry Kirkham, Private G/19602, Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
Died 31st July 1917 near Ypres, Belgium

 

EARLY LIFE

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WW1 SERVICE

 

COMMEMORATION

Private George Kirkham has no known grave and is commemorated on Panel Ref. 45 and 47 of the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial in Belgium. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Private George Kirkham, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.

In Macclesfield, Private George Kirkham is commemorated on the Park Green, Town Hall and St Michael’s Church war memorials.

 

NOTES

 

SOURCES

Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Lives of the First World War website


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