George Ford

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 95706
  • Rank: Gunner
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 319th Siege Battery
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 25.04.1918
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: panel 6 to 7 & 162

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 5 Tay Tce, Panmure St, Broughty Ferry
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Christina Ford, 5 Tay Tce, Panmure St, Broughty Ferry

  • Children:

    Christina, born 14.11.1908 & George, born 06.03.1910

More about George Ford

George has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.

George Ford    R.G.A.

Gunner George Ford, R.G.A., had only been at the front for a month.  He leaves a widow and two children, who reside at Tay Terrace, Broughty Ferry.  Before enlisting he was in the employment of the late Mr Thomas Smith, wine and spirit merchant, Barrack Street, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 6th May 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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