Gilman, George (Person)
(13 November 1893 – 24 September 1918)Son of Thomas and Ann Gilman (née Fearn) he had three siblings: Elizabeth (b. 1890), James (b. 1888) and Edith (b. 1895). he was educated at Shirley National School between 24 Oct 1898 and 26 Jun 1908 where he achieved Level 6. By 1911 he was working as an estate labourer living on Derby Lane.
Regiment: 1st/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment).
Rank: Private (# 81967).
Action: Killed in action 24 sep 1918.
Memorial: Vis-En-Artois Memorial panel 7.
Medals: British War Medal and Victory Medal
Researched by Malcolm Phillips. Ref: MP WW1 PIS 2