We remember George Priestley

We remember George Priestley

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Timeline

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1886
birth Birmingham, Warwickshire United Kingdom Source:7681859 Source:9183641 22nd August 1886
1905
enlistment Source:7681859 24th November 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Private 14346 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Source:7681859 24th November 1905
1914
service Royal Navy Private 14346 HMS Irresistible Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Source:7681859 28th July 1914
1915
death Killed in Action aboard HMS Irresistible, sunk by mine The Dardanelles Turkey Source:9183639 Source:9183640 18th March 1915
burial Portsmouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Southsea, Portsmouth United Kingdom Panel 9 Source:9183639

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Priestley
Source 7681859
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 14346 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Private
Royal Navy 14346 HMS Irresistible Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza mother
George Priestley father

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Royal Marines 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Selena49658
Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Selena49658
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Selena49658

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