George Henry Pointon was born on 8th April 1891 in Hadnall, Shropshire, the second son of George and Hannah Pointon of Higher Heath, Whitchurch.
In the 1911 Census, his occupation is shown as general labourer and he was living at Wood Cottage Wirswall.
Regiment : 59th Labour Corps (19th (Service) Battalion Cheshire Regiment No 38623), formerly South Wales Borderers No 35808
Rank : Private
Service Number : 38623
Died of Illness; France 15th June 1917 Age 36