Denton, George Robert

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Peter Redfern Metcalfe

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Flint Town

Name / Enw: Denton, George Robert

Regiment/Catrawd: 16th (Service) Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Sergeant No 19112

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Bethune Town Cemetery, Pas de Calais

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Plot V, Row A, Grave 87

Country of Cemetery or Memorial / Gwlad y fynwent neu gofeb: France

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Date of Death: 8th March 1916

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Died as a result of a gunshot wound in the head from a German sniper’s rifle

Employed at Platt’s Works, Oldham