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Waller, George Henson (1906-1940)

Sherborne School, UK, Book of Remembrance for former pupils who died in the Second World War, 1939-1945.


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Credit: Sherborne School Archives, Abbey Road, Sherborne, Dorset, UK, DT9 3AP.


Details: George Henson Waller (1906-1940), born in Southampton, Hampshire on 15 April 1906, son of George Albert Waller, solicitor, and Florence Durant Waller of 44 Thornbury Avenue, Southampton. Married to Mary Waller. Lived at 7 Albion Place, Southampton.


Attended Oakmount School, Southampton.


Attended Sherborne School (Abbeylands) September 1918-July 1924; 6th form; School Prefect; Head of House; 1st XV rugby football (1922, 1923, 1924); Senior Class Leader with Badge; Sergeant in OTC; member of Duffers.


Queen's College, Oxford.




WW2, Second Lieutenant in the Royal Army Service Corps. Died on active service at Ampfield, Hampshire, on 20 December 1940, aged 34.


Commemorated at:

Ampfield (St Mark) churchyard, Hampshire, South Part. Grave 716,-georg...

Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance; Abbeylands roll of honour; memorial pew in the School chapel (underneath the organ loft).

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