G.E Baskerville

Private George Edward Baskerville, son of John and Mary Ann Baskerville was born in 1888 in Siddington, Cheshire.  He served in the 1st/7th Battalion of the Cheshire Regiment, enlisting in Macclesfield, Regimental No: 290862.

He was killed in action on 23rd July 1918, aged 30, in Flanders and is buried at Raperie British Cemetery, Villemontoire.

His parents lived at Holly Cottage in Marthall and before lived in various local villages as farmers.

George’s brother John Fred is also named on this memorial.

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