STRONG, George G
2nd/6th Battalion, North Staffordshire (Prince of Wale's Own) Regiment; Possibly also 2nd/5th Battalion
Born about 1899 at Healeyfieled in the Parish of Castleside, Consett, George was the son of George Strong (from Penrith) and Mary (from Arkengarthdale). The 1901 Census shows that George had an older sister and brother called Dorothy and Robley (see separate entry). The children were all born in Healeyfield. By 1911, George's parents were living in Boldron with Dorothy and another daughter called Hannah Elizabeth Soulbey and her son, George William Gordon. Robley was living on the farm where he was working.
Healeyfield in the Ecclesiastical Parish of Castleside, Consett
15th Apr 1918
Killed in action
Ploegsteert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium
Died or fell in action during the War