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Sutton, George Henry
Rank : Lance Corporal
Army Number : 7620
Unit : 2nd Bn & 1st Bn
George Henry Sutton was born in Belgrave, Leicester in 1887. Awarded 3rd Class Certificate of Education (as Private) in 1908. Later served in World War One. Killed in action France and Flanders campaign 25.12.1914. He is commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL. He served with the 2nd Battalion 1905-1912 whilst serving at Belgaum and Madras in India. He was discharged to the Reserve in 1912 and then recalled in 1914 to serve with the 1st Battalion. He was killed during the 1914 Christmas Truce.
SUTTON, GEORGE HENRY
Rank: Lance Corporal
Date of Death: 25/12/1914
Regiment/Service: Leicestershire Regiment 1st Bn.
Panel Reference: Panel 4.
Memorial: PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
The image is of L/Cpl George Henry Sutton when he was serving with the 2nd Battalion, in Madras, India.
Date of Birth : 5th August 1887
Place of Birth : Leicester
Date of Death : 25th Dec 1914
Place of Death : Belgium
Civil Occupation : Motorman (1912-1914)
Period of Service : 1905-1912, 1914
Conflicts : WW1
Places Served : India, France & Belgium
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