Regiment : 3rd Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 13170
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 13th October 1914
Buried : Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner, Cuinchy, France, Grave IX. C. 20.
Birthplace : Welland, Worcestershire, resident Malvern, enlisted Worcester
Memorial : Welland War Memorial
Additional information on the memorial: Private Worcs. Regt.
George Ginnifer was born in Welland on 12th December 1880, the son of John Ginnifer, a labourer of Marlbank, Welland. He started at Welland School on 16th March 1885. George was a pre-war soldier, when war broke out in August 1914 he was immediately mobilized, arriving in France on 12th August 1914. He was killed in action on 13th October 1914 during the Battle of La Bassee.
Source for additional information: the archives of the Worcestershire Soldier Museum: http://worcestershiresoldier.org/