Longhope, Gloucestershire, UK

Geoffrey Edwin Sterry 1917-1945

Geoffrey Edwin SterryAge: 28 years19171945

Name
Geoffrey Edwin Sterry
Given names
Geoffrey Edwin
Surname
Sterry
Birth April 1917 35 40
Source: GRO
Text:
1917, 2Q, STERRY Geoffrey E , Mother: Welch, Eastbourne, 2b, 90
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas Perkins Sterry
October 26, 1927 (Age 10 years)
Publication: FamilySearch.com
Text:
Name:      Thomas Perkins Sterry Event Type: Death Event Date: 26 Oct 1927 Event Place: Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada Gender: Male Age: 73 Marital Status: Married Birth Date: 05 Apr 1854 Birthplace: Gloucester, England Father's Name: Winter Sterry
Marriage of a siblingEric Wilfred SterryGladys Marion WhiteView this family
October 1934 (Age 17 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Marriages Dec 1934 Sterry Eric W [Spouse] White,      Eastbourne, 2b, 197      White Gladys M [Spouse] Sterry, Eastbourne, 2b, 197
Shared note: 1939 UK Register
Marriage of a siblingFredrick William SterryEmily R. T. SmartView this family
January 1942 (Age 24 years)
Source: GRO
Text:
Name: Frederick W Sterry Spouse Surname: Smart Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1942 Registration district: Bournemouth Inferred County: Dorset Volume Number: 2b Page Number: 1925 Name: Emily R T Smart Spouse Surname: Sterry Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1942 Registration district: Bournemouth Inferred County: Dorset Volume Number: 2b Page Number: 1925
Death May 8, 1945 (Age 28 years)
Text:
1945 STERRY Geoffrey Edwin of 63 Amherst-road Hastings died 8 May 1945 on war service Probate Lewes 24 August to Doris Eileen Sterry spinster. Effects £297 14s 6d
Burial
Source: Julie Botha
Publication: jmbotha99@gmail.com
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father
mother
Marriage: June 30, 1901All Saints, Peckham, London, England
13 months
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
Fredrick William Sterry
Birth: October 13, 1904 22 27Registration District, Brentford, Middlesex, London, England
Death: 1969Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
5 years
elder brother
Eric Wilfred Sterry
Birth: March 15, 1910 28 33Registration District, Rochford, Essex, England
Death: October 1974Registration District, Eastbourne, Sussex, England
20 months
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
Roy Sterry 1913-1934Roy Francis Sterry
Birth: September 29, 1913 31 36Registration District, Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Death: January 21, 1984Durban, South Africa
16 months
elder sister
Maisie Winifred Sterry
Birth: February 6, 1915 33 37Registration District, Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Death: December 1989Registration District, Bournemouth, Dorset, England
2 years
himself
Geoffrey Edwin Sterry 1917-1945Geoffrey Edwin Sterry
Birth: April 1917 35 40Registration District, Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Death: May 8, 1945Greece

BirthGRO
Text:
1917, 2Q, STERRY Geoffrey E , Mother: Welch, Eastbourne, 2b, 90
DeathNational Burial Index
Text:
1945 STERRY Geoffrey Edwin of 63 Amherst-road Hastings died 8 May 1945 on war service Probate Lewes 24 August to Doris Eileen Sterry spinster. Effects £297 14s 6d
BurialJulie Botha
Publication: jmbotha99@gmail.com
Shared note
Geoffrey was killed (he drowned) in Greece at the end of the second world war. [Julie Botha, Email Apr 2016] UK, Army Roll of Honour, 1939-1945 [Ancestry] Name: Geoffrey Sterry Given Initials: G E Rank:      Serjeant Death Date: 8 May 1945 Number: 7611235 Birth Place: Eastbourne Residence: Sussex Branch at Enlistment: Other Corps Theatre of War:      Balkans and Greece Campaign, 1944/45 Regiment at Death: Royal Army Ordnance Corps Branch at Death: Other Corps
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Note: Geoffrey was killed (drowned) in Greece at the end of the second world war. [Julie Botha, Email Apr 2016]
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Note: Drowned in Greece at the end of the second world war and buried in Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens. Photo kindly supplied by Julie Botha.