Private George Asher

Private George Asher

Army Number: 5309

Battalion : 1/7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

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Son of Mary Ann Asher of 15, Snow Hill, Colwick Street, Nottingham. He enlisted on 10th December 1915 and was posted to the 10th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment on 15th December 1915. He went to France on 1st June 1916 and was posted to the 1/7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment on the same day. He was killed in action, 9th September 1916, when a British shell landed in the front line near Bretencourt, France.

Buried Bellacourt Military Cemetery, Riviere, France. Plot 1. Row G. Grave 2.

Bellacourt Military Cemetery, Riviere, France.
Private George Asher grave