George Wilfred Barnett
Memorial: Downend - Christ Church
Regiment: Worcestershire Regiment
Rank and number: Private 50408
Parents: Albert and Margaret Georgina Barnett
Marital status: Married
Home address: Home Address: Dial Lane, Downend, Bristol Lived: Woodstock, Kingswood, Bristol (1911 Census)
Pre-war occupation: Scholar (1911 Census)
Date of birth: 1899
Date of death: 15/06/1918
Buried/Commemorated at: No Known Grave – Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium
George married Ellen (nee Turner) in Bath (3rd Quarter 1916), they had one daughter Ellen Georgia who was born on 30/09/1917. After the war Ellen married George Hoare and moved to Eastville, Bristol.
George served with the 4th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment and died 15/06/1918 (Missing from 15/6, assumed killed in action)
George Barnett is commemorated on the Downend Christ Church Memorial and the Staple Hill Page Park Memorial.
By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):
Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Findmypast (Soldiers Died during the Great War, 1901 & 1911 Census etc), Researcher John Davis.