George Rowsell

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Sergeant George Rowsell
Life dates
12 Jul 1910 - 1976

George was the Sergeant of Farringdon Patrol, Devon. The son of George and Rosa, he married Winifred Dyer in 1934.

Unit or location Role Posted from until
Farringdon Patrol Patrol Leader 09 Jul 1940 03 Dec 1944
National ID
WIBI 32/1
Commissioned or Enlisted
July 1940


Brooklands, Sidmouth Road, Aylesbeare, Devon
Other information

George was a garage mechanic working at Gotons in Exeter and later Best's Garage in Exmouth.

Post war he moved to Bridport and became the landlord of the Robin Hood Inn.

He was often seen walking Gittisham Common.


TNA ref WO199/3391

Hancock data held at B.R.A

1939 Register 

Nephew Norman Rowsell