Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Berry, George Albert - Private (202182)

(No soldier photo available)
3rd/5th Battalion,
Lancashire Fusiliers,
Killed in Action 16th november 1917,
Age 38,
Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial.

Newspaper Memorial:

In loving memory of Private Albert Berry, Lancashire Fusiliers, who made the great sacrifice, November 16th, 1917, aged 38 years.

"If we could have raised his dying head,
And heard his last farewell,
The grief would not have been so hard,
For we who loved him well."

From his loving Sisters, Nellie and Libby, Blackburn Road.

Pte George Albert Berry Census details - Click over census to enlarge