Born: 22 April 1886 in Norbury, Cheshire.
Family: He was the youngest of seven children born to George Hassall, a farmer, and his wife Harriett. He married Muriel Emily Sherry in 1919 in Chester, Cheshire and together they had one child, George F G.
Residence: In 1891 the family were living in Norbury; by 1901 they had moved to 29 Barkhill, Whitchurch. In 1911 George’s parents were living at 34 Park Road, the address shown on the 1919 Absent Voters’ Register. In 1911 George was serving with the King’s Royal Rifle Corp in India. The 1939 Register shows George living at Yard Cottage, Stable Yard, Tarvin, Cheshire. The family were living at Tawelfryn, Sycamore Villas, Mold, Flintshire.
Employment: The earliest information is as a serving soldier. The 1939 register showed him as an ‘Odd Man’ (odd job man).
Died: 26 March 1966 in Mold, Flintshire, Wales.
Regiment: King’s Royal Rifle Corps
Service Number: 6806
Date of Enlistment: Not known, but prior to 1911
Date of Discharge: Not known
Reason for Discharge: Not known
Medals and Awards: 1914 Star, British War medal, Victory medal