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Sapper George Edward Wareing


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.

Personal Details

  • 2126702 Sapper
  • George Edward Wareing
  • 24 Bomb Disposal Company
  • Royal Engineers
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


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