George (Fred) Frederick Phillips

Edited by : WelshMemorials Welsh Memorials to the Great War 05/06/2017

Date of Birth: 21/12/1892

Place Of Birth: Brymbo, Wrexham

Date of Death: 11/7/1916

Gender: Male

Where buried: Cofeb Thiepval Memorial, Ffrainc/France

  • Date of birth - 21/12/1892

    Where? - Brymbo, Wrexham

  • Date Enlisted - 23/1/1915

    Where? - Wrexham

    Age - 22

    As - Volunteer

  • Battles

  • Date of the battle - 7/7/1916

    Where? - Mametz Wood

  • Ranks

  • Rank Date - N/A

    Rank - As Private

    Service - British Army

    As - Royal Welsh Fusiliers

    Service number - 23058

  • Date of Death - 11/7/1916

    Where? - N/A


Family


  • Mother - May Phillips (nee Middleton)
  • Father - George Phillips
  • Brother - Sidney Middleton
  • Sister - Elsie May Phillips
  • Brother - Norman Henry Phillip
  • Brother - William Phillips


Address


  • Swyddfa Bost/Post Office, Horseman's Green, Wrexham


Additional Information


Sidney hefyd yn y Royal Welsh Fusiliers (rhif 23059) a goroesodd y rhyfel. Sidney signed up at the same time as Fred (service number 23059) and survived the war. Also: "The youngest brother Norman was to be conscripted in May 1918 into the 3rd and later the 17th RWF as 89429. Sister Elsie the family believe became a volunteer nurse for the duration of the war." (Flintshire War Memorials)


Occupation prior to the war


  • Dyn fan a pobydd i'r busnes teuluol/ van man and baker for the family business

CWGC Reference

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