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  • Photograph published in the Nottingham Eving Post on 1st March 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
Person Details
Nottingham
He was the son of George and Mary Hills and the brother of Frederick and Alice Hills. In 1911 he was serving in India. He lived on Parliament Street Nottingham. His effects of £82 14 shillings and 3 pence were left to his sister Alice Taylor wife of Robert Taylor (Probate London 19/10/1916).
He was a career soldier
30 Jan 1916
32
58537 - CWGC Website
7858
Company Serjeant Major
10th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers
George Hills enlisted in Nottingham in 1901. Ration Farm Military Cemetery, La Chapelle-D'Armentieres grave reference I D 5
Nottingham Evening Post on 18th February 1916 : - HILLS. – Killed in action, in France, January 30th, C.S.M. Hills, Northumberland Fusiliers, Hermon-street, Nottingham, after 15 years' service.” Obituary courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
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  • Photograph published in the Nottingham Eving Post on 1st March 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
    George Hills - Photograph published in the Nottingham Eving Post on 1st March 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking the grave of George Hills in Ration Farm Military Cemetery La Chapelle D'Armmentieres, France
    George Hills - The Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone marking the grave of George Hills in Ration Farm Military Cemetery La Chapelle D'Armmentieres, France