Charles Adderley

Randall Arthur Alcock

George Henry Allsopp

William Allwood

George Herbert Alton

Thomas Alton

Stephen Annable

Harold Arnold

Arthur Ashton

David Johnson Barber

Thomas William Barker

Raymond Theodore Frederick Barnett M.B.E, R.A.M.C.

John Bates

Samuel Wood Bath

George Edward Belfield

Samuel Arthur Belfield

Allan Bembridge

Arthur Bembridge

John Bembridge

Albert Beresford

George Alexander Berkin

Harry Birkin (Berkin)

William Blackham

James Puttock Blagg

Charles Frederick Bloor

Albert Blount

James William Blount

William Bond

Charlie Boot

Ernest Boot

William Herbert Boot

William James Booth

Samuel Bower

Fred Bowler M.M.

George Bowmer

William Brailsford

Charles Reginald Brandreth

John George Brentnall

George Brown

David John Burbridge

George Burdett

Arthur Butler

John Butler

Private 116038

George Henry Allsopp

10th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)

Killed in action on Sunday 1st September 1918 aged 21.

George was killed near Gauche Wood during an attack on the German Trenches at Lechelle during the Second Battle of Bapaume.

This attack was met by an extremely stubborn German defence, with machine gun fire and bombing attacks driving the British back out of the wood.

The battle of Bapaume, 21st August-3rd September, was the second phase of the battle of Amiens, this British offensive is often taken to be the turning point of the First World War on the Western Front.

Burial Place

George has no known grave is commemorated on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial France.

This Memorial bears the names of over 9,000 men who fell in the period from 8th August 1918 to the date of the Armistice in the Advance to Victory in Picardy and Artois, between the Somme and Loos, and who have no known grave.

Residence

6, Joseph St., Belper.

Family

George was the son of George Henry Allsopp a Plumber and Clara Allsopp.

Employment

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