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George Hoskins

In memory of:

Second Lieutenant George Hoskins

November 5, 1916

Military Service


Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Lancashire Fusiliers

Division:

3rd Bn. attd. 10th Bn.

Additional Information


Son of John Thomas and Anne Hoskins, of "Thornleigh," Penwortham, Preston.

Commemorated on Page 571 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LONGUEVAL ROAD CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

I. 18.

Location:

Longueval is a village in the Department of the Somme, 11 kilometres east of Albert. Travel north-east from Albert on the D929 in the direction of Bapaume. After 10 kilometres take the D6 in the direction of Martinpuich and follow signs for Longueval. From Longueval crossroads continue in the direction of Maricourt, D197, for 800 metres. LONGUEVAL ROAD CEMETERY is situated on the left hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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