George Henry Loomes
(photo taken around 1919)
At the age of 18 and 165 days George enlisted for the Army in Leicester on 8/4/1918.
He was assigned to the 1/5 South Staffordshire Regiment, Regtl. No.43806.
On his Record of Service Paper his address is 39 Myrtle Road, Highfields, Leicester and his trade was Carter (Coal).
On his Medical History sheet we find out that George
was, 5’ 81/2” tall, weighed 135 lbs, had auburn hair, grey eyes,
Pte. George was demobbed on 29th November 1919.
Record of Servive Paper
Descriptive Report on Joining
Medical History Report
Regimental Conduct Sheet
Extended Leave Paper
Statement as to Disability
Protection Certificate and Certificate of Identity