Second Lieutenant George Ashworth
Sherwood Foresters Badge

Army Number : n/a

Battalion : 19th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Netherfield, Nottingham. Son of William Hilton and Clara Ashworth, of 50 Manor Street, Sneinton, Nottingham. Lived at the Mill House, Victoria Road, Netherfield. He was a printer. Killed in action, 2nd October 1916, aged 23, whilst attached to the 8th Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

Buried/Commemorated : Thiepval Memorial, France. Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A.

His brother 2nd Lt. Leonard Ashworth, 13th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment, also fell in the Great War.

Thiepval Memorial, France.
Photograph of name not yet obtained. Grave picture not yet obtained.
Second Lieutenant Ashton is also commemorated on the following memorials:
All Saint's Church War Memorial, Collingham, Nottinghamshire.
All Saint;s Church Parishioner’s Roll of Honour, Collingham, Nottinghamshire.
Mundella School War Memorial, St. Mary's Church, Nottingham.