George Simpson 1881 –

Royal Navy

Leading Seaman

George was born 24 February 1881 at Crich son of George and Sarah Ann SIMPSON

1881 Census: Crich

George Simmons 1881 census Crich

1891 Census: Radford

George Simpson1891 census Radford

George worked as a shoemaker before joining the Navy on 22 March 1898 aged 17 although his 12 year period of engagement did not start until 24 February 1899 when we would have been 18.

Naval Record

George Simpson Navy Record

He was discharged 10 August 1911 after his twelve years service.