Roll of Honour
World War I
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In Memory of
George Thomas Peacock

7th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment
who died aged 27 years
Thursday 25th April 1918.

George Peacock
was the son of
Joseph and Elizabeth Peacock
Husborne Crawley

Enlisted in October 1914 at Woburn, Beds, from His Grace the Duke of Bedford's Estate

Died of wounds,
France & Flanders
The Church bells were muffled on Sunday in honour of the memory of George Peacock, an old ringer. News of the death of this young villager, killed in France, came to his parents on Thursday. He was one of four brothers serving, and joined up in the autumn of 1914 in the Beds Regiment. He had been through numerous engagements during his 3 years active service"
Remembered with honour:
Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-Sur-Somme, Somme, France
Grave Number I.A.12