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Sergeant George William Shoebottom

Incident Report

Butterfly Bomb, Sarstead, Essex.

  • August 21, 1941
  • Sarstead, Essex.



Incident. Killed by a Butterfly Bomb at Sarstead, Essex.

Personal Details

  • 1072908 Sergeant
  • George William Shoebottom
  • 22 Bomb Disposal Company
  • Royal Engineers
Son of G. William and Rose Hannah Shoebottom: Husband of Kathleen Shoebottom of Thwaite Gate, Leeds. Died on the 24th August 1941. Aged 30. Buried at Hunslet New Cemetery, Leeds. Section 3 A. Cons Grave 928.


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