This site commemorates the men and women of Collingham, Linton and Micklethwaite who served during World War 1.
Saville, George Stanley

Rank Private

Service Number 202940

Service Army

Battalion 2nd Battalion

Regiment Cameroonians (Scottish Rifles)

Buried Oxford Road Cemetery, Belgium


George Stanley Saville was born in 1898 in Raskelf near Easingwold, the son of Tom and Lily Louisa Saville, who later moved to 34 Lyell Street, Scarborough

George was employed as a clerk in the Passenger Department at Collingham Bridge railway station before he enlisted in October 1916 (source NE Railway Magazine Feb 1918 p. 29). He served as a private in the Scottish Rifles and died on the 21st Novermber 1917, aged 19.

George is buried in Oxford Road Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium .

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