175th Coy. Royal Engineers
George Phillips died on Tuesday 16th November 1915, aged 52 years, and was buried in the LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Notts Free Press - In Memoriam - 16th November 1917
Phillips - In loving memory of Sapper George Phillips, R.E., of Prospect Street, East Kirkby, who died of wounds received in action, November 16th 1915, in Belgium, aged 52 years. "Though death divides, fond memory clings" - From Wife and Children.
‘Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914-19 –
Corps of Royal Engineers’
George. Born Alton Towers, Staffs,
enlisted Blackwell, Worcester (resides East Kirby, Notts). 175th Tunn Coy.,
Royal Engineers, Sapper 112786, Died of
wounds, France & Flanders, 16th November 1916.
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