Gordon King


War Memorial

The name Gordon King appears on the Tytherington War Memorial

KING Gordon Pte 2651 1/6th Gloucestershire Regt Died 20 May 1915 age 24. Son of John Henry & Elizabeth Hannah, Stidcott Farm, Tytherington. Commemorated at Lancashire Cottage Cemetery Belgium. II.B.7

In the 1911 Census below Gordon was age 12 a  farmer's son working on the farm, living with his father John Henry King a farmer of 100 acres, and mother Elizabeth, with sister Evie.

The newspaper announcement of his death can be found here.