Roll of Honour

Private George Frederick Thomas Austin

Linked to: Chesterton

Service Number: 27914

Regiment: Wiltshire Regiment (6th)

Conflict: World War One

Date of Death: 14th September 1918

Age at Death: 19

Burial/Memorial Location: Premont British Cemetery, Aisne, France

Nephew of S.J Pitts, of Bucknell. Formerly with the Hampshire Regiment (42766).

"Mrs Pitts, 17 Market Square, Bicester, has received information from the Central Prisoners of War Committee that her nephew, Pte. G.F.T. Austing, of the Wiltshire Regiment, has in Germany died from diptheria and colic. No further particulars are given except that the news of the death of Pte. Austin was contained in an official German list. The deceased soldier, who was formerly of Blackthorn, was 19 years of age." Bicester Advertiser 27/12/1918