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George was the son of R. S. Barlow who lived at 29 Dundas Street, Monkwearmouth, Sunderland. He attended Armstrong College, where he studied Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Engineering.
George served in the Royal Navy, on board HMS Natal. George was killed on 30th December 1915 aged 28. He died when an internal explosion struck HMS Natal while docked in Cromarty Firth.
16 Whitburn Street, Monkwearmouth, Sunderland (place of residence as entered in the 1891 Census)
29 Dundas Street, Monkwearmouth, Sunderland (place of residence as entered in the 1901 Census)
George died when an internal explosion struck HMS Natal while docked in Cromarty Firth
Chatham Naval Memorial in Kent.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
The War Graves Photographic Project
Newcastle University Archives (The University of Durham Roll of Service 1914 – 1919, Armstrong College Admissions Registers. Durham University Gazette, Vol II, 1912-1929)
UK Census Records (National Archives, available via Ancestry.co.uk)
WWI Service Records 1914 - 1920 (National Archives, available via Ancestry.co.uk)
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