Private 62623, 1st/5th Battalion Manchester Regiment.
Died of illness 18th December 1918.
Buried at Mauberge (Sous-Le-Bois) Cemetery, France.
Former member of the University Officer Training Corps.
George was born in 1899 at Halifax to George S. and Annie Wallace. He is believed to have attended Manchester Grammar School and became an electrician. From 27th March 1917 to 4th January 1918 he was a member of the University Officer Training Corps. He served on the Western Front with the Manchester Regiment and died in December 1918 of pneumonia.