Broughton House Resident from December 2017 – January 2021
Born; 24th December 1923
Brought up; Ardwick, Manchester
Enlisted; February 1942. George volunteered to serve in the Royal Marines as soon as he was old enough and completed his basic training at the Royal Marine Depot, Lympstone, near Exmouth, Devon. In November 1942 he was selected for service in the elite Royal Marine Commandos and trained at their famous Basic Training Centre at Achnacarry Castle, Spean Bridge near Fort William, Scotland.