George Hopkins, Private 10378, 15th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment
Killed in action 20th August 1917 in Somme, France
Born in Wandsworth, London. Married Mary Oliver at St Michael’s Church, Macclesfield in 1915.
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Enlisted in Macclesfield.
Private George Hopkins has no known grave and is commemorated on Panel Ref. Pier and Face 3 C and 4 A of the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Private George Hopkins, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.