LEATHERHEAD WAR MEMORIALS - WWII
Lance Corporal Peter George James Messenger
Town Memorial WWII Panel
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Name: MESSENGER, [PETER] GEORGE JAMES
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment: Coldstream Guards
Date of Death: 03/06/1941
Service No: 2662241
Grave/Memorial Reference: South of Church. [local grave no. 1836]
Cemetery: LEATHERHEAD (SS. MARY AND NICHOLAS) CHURCHYARD
Also his son
Peter George James Messenger
Died June 3rd 1941
Aged 26 Years
June 3rd 1941
In order to progress on this casualty we need to know which Battalion he was in.
From pre-war Electoral Registers George (Peter) and Annie his mother were living at 22 Gravel Hill, Leatherhead, very close to the Town War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission entry
Coldstream Guards today
Ancestry.co.uk: Electoral Registers 1937, 38.
the website editor would like to add further information on this casualty
e.g. a photo of him , the circumstances of his death
and of any recollections within his family.
last updated 9 Aug 2004: 12 Feb 14 CWGC links updated 7 Nov 17