7th Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment
George Elliott died on 6th March 1916, aged 26 years, and was buried in LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
He was born c1890 at Barnsley, Yorkshire, and was the son of John and Ellen Elliott. John Elliott was a Coal Miner, and the family had moved to Kirkby-in-Ashfield by 1901. Both John & Ellen Elliott were natives of Pinxton, Derbyshire.
George Elliott was also the husband of Elsie Elliott, of Park St., Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Notts.
Notts Free Press, 8th March 1918
‘Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914-19 –
George. Born Barnsley, Yorks, enlisted
Hucknall (resides Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Notts).7th Bn.,Lincolnshire
11188, Died of wounds, France & Flanders, 6th March 1916.
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