Born: 9 January 1888.
Family: The first child of George and Mary Phillips of Field House, Wigland, Cheshire.
Civilian Occupation: Domestic gardener
Residence: In 1939 he lived at The Bothy, Blithfield Gardens, Rugeley, Staffordshire.
Died: On 28 January 1956 aged 68.
Other Information: His two brothers Fred (George Frederick) and William Arthur both served with the Royal Welsh Fusiliers and both died on the 11 July 1916 at Mametz Wood, Somme; both commemorated on the Hanmer, Horseman’s Green and Tallarn Green memorials.
Regiment: Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Service Number: 23057
Date of Enlistment: 25 January 1915
Date of Discharge: 5 September 1916
Reason for Discharge: No longer physically fit