George Cawston, 2nd Lieutenant. Footballer

George Cawston

Title: George Cawston
Description: Grave in Esher by-nc

Born: October 2, 1898 California, Pasedena. Died: October 29, 1918, Esher, Surrey

Regiment:  The Queen’s Royal West Surrey Regiment

Parents: Edwin and  Frances Gillespie ‘Fannie” Routh

Schools/University: Sandroyd College, Charterhouse and Sandhurst

Notes: Died of pneumonia contracted  on service in Italy with the Royal Surrey Regiment, Returned home planning to join the RAF. He was 20 years old.

Played for: Corinthian-Under-Arms, Old Carthusians

For Corinthian:

Games: 1


A book about the players who fell in that War is currently in preparation and will be available in the near future, all proceeds of which, will help to keep both the club and the memory of these Corinthians alive. (Contact corinthians1882 (at) for more information).

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