Private George Lane
Sherwood Foresters Badge

Army Number : 20574

Battalion : 10th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Son of Thomas and Sarah Elizabeth Lane, brother of Elizabeth, William, Harry, John, Joy Lillian, and Florence Ena. Was a Farm Labourer prior to enlisting 8th December 1914. He went to France 14th July 1915 and died of wounds 3rd March 1916.

Buried/Commemorated : Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Panel 39 and 41.

His brother Lance Sergeant John Lane 2/5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment. also fell in the Great War.

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium.
Photograph of name or grave not yet obtained.
Private Lane is also commemorated on the following local memorials:
St. Werburgh Church War Memorial, Blackwell, Derbyshire.