Regiment : 4th Battalion Machine Gun Corps. Formerly M2/267150, Royal Army Service Corps.
Service number : 86844
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds aged 27 on 31st May 1918
Buried : Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, France, Grave V. J. 2A.
Birthplace : Born and enlisted Redditch
Relatives : Son of Mary Jane and the late George Floyd, of Redditch, Worcestershire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Redditch St Stephen’s Church.
Credits : Researched by Jillian Coombes.
On the 1911 census George Henry Floyd aged 19, Dental Mechanic, lived with his parents George and Mary Jane Floyd, at 5 Worcester Road, Redditch. He enlisted on the 10th December 1915 when he was living at 28 Park Road, Redditch.
The Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger, Saturday 6th July 1918:
Other Local Casualties
Died of Wounds
Floyd G. H. (86844) – Machine Gun Corps from Redditch
Bromsgrove, Droitwich and Redditch Messenger digitised by and courtesy of Martin Stephens: http://www.bromsgrovebmsgh.co.uk