George Ash Corporal - 4th Battalion, The King's Shropshire Light Infantry Regiment


  • Last name:Ash
  • Initials:G.
  • Nationality:Great Britain
  • Date of birth:28-10-1913
  • Place of birth:West Bromwich, Staffordshire
  • Homeland:Great Britain
  • Age :31
  • Family:Son of James and Clara Ash, of Darlaston, Staffordshire; husband of Elsie Ash, of Darlaston.
  • Army number:4038323
  • Rank:Corporal
  • Unit:4th Battalion, The King's Shropshire Light Infantry Regiment
  • Division:11th Armoured Division
  • Details:Died due to a handgranate explosion while fighting with a German patrouille south of the farm "Maaswaard".
  • Deceased on:06-01-1945
  • Place of Death: Hatenboer
  • Place Cemetery: Swartbroek
  • Cemetery Name: Swartbroek War Cemetery
  • Land Cemetery: Netherlands
  • Row Cemetery: 2
  • Number Cemetery: 2
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