George Charles H Postle

#44680, b. 9 August 1896, d. 20 September 1918

Individual's Timeline

Birth9 August 1896George Charles H Postle1
Birth RegSeptember 1896George Charles H Postle2
Death20 September 1918George Charles H Postle3

Primary events

  • Birth: George Charles H Postle was born on 9 August 1896 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1
  • Birth Reg: George's birth was registered in the quarter ended in September 1896 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.2
  • Death: George died on 20 September 1918 in France (Aged 22 years, 1 month and 11 days, worked back from recorded birth date).3

Secondary circumstances

  • Education: In 1900-1902 George Charles H Postle was educated in Northgate Infant's School.1

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Died 20th September, KIA in France. He was with the Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery, Territorial Forces. He was from Newcastle (which I think means where he signed on, not where he was born). He was a driver with the regimental number of 750756..4


  1. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      George
    Last name      Postle
    Birth year      1896
    Birth date      09 Aug 1896
    Event year      1900
    School name      Northgate Infants School
    Town      Great Yarmouth
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Parent name(s)      George Postle
    Book type      Admissions
    Archive reference      Y_ED_S_7
    Folio / page no.      -
    Archive      Norfolk Record Office
    Record set      National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914
    Category      Education & work
    Subcategory      Schools & education
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  2. Find my past web sites, online or, POSTLE      George Charles H            Yarmouth      4b     11.
  3. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      GEORGE CHARLES
    Last name      POSTLE
    Service number      750756
    Rank      DVR.
    Regiment      Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery
    Battalion      Territorial Force.
    Birth place      GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK
    Residence      -
    Enlistment place      NEWCASTLE
    Death year      1918
    Death day      20
    Death month      9
    Cause of death      Killed in action
    Death place      France & Flanders
    Theatre of war      Western European Theatre
    Supplementary Notes      -
    Category      Armed forces & conflict
    Subcategory      First World War
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  4. Find my past web sites, online or,
    Service No:
    Date of Death:
    Royal Field Artillery

    "B" Bty. 315th Bde.
    Grave Reference:
    V. H. 12.