2126702 Sapper

 

George Edward Wareing.

 

24 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

Photo taken by Pete Rodgers.

 

Son of George and Elizebeth Ann Wareing of Rochdale, Lancashire: Husband of Elsie Wareing of Rochdale.

 

Died on the 30th April 1945. Aged 34.

 

Buried at Almelo War Cemetery, Netherlands.

Grave 10.

Incident Details.

 

Sapper L. Cotton, Corporal J.P. Coyne, Driver J.E. Harris, Sappers J.S. McWhinnie and G.E. Wareing also died at this incident. Killed when a V2 exploded in Holland. The unit when in UK was based at the Duke of Yorks Barracks, Chelsea.