Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Wood
Initials:   G.A.S.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  7689969
Notes:   61 DIVISION PRO COY. HE WAS BORN IN ANGUS AND RESIDED IN PERTH. INSCRIPTION ON GRAVESTONE: HE LIVES WITH US IN MEMORY STILL, NOT JUST TODAY BUT ALWAYS WILL. A SMALL PRIVATE STONE ON THE GRAVE READS: TO THE MEMORY OF A DEAR HUSBAND AND DAD, GEORGE A S L WOOD DIED 1ST OCT 1942. THE CHURCH IS NAMED AND KNOWN LOCALLY AS ABBEY CHURCH

Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 1st October 1942
Company: 61 DIV PRO COY
Cemetery: COUPAR ANGUS PARISH CHURCHYARD PERTHSHIRE   UNITED KINGDOM
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