George Wade

Bank: Manchester & County Bank

Place of work: Oldham branch

Died: 4 October 1916


George Wade was born on 2 October 1886, the son of George and Mary Wade. From January 1903 he worked for Manchester & County Bank.


In March 1916 Wade left his job at the bank's Oldham branch to go on military service, becoming a Private in the 26th (Bankers') Battalion of the Royal Fusiliers. He was killed in action in France on 4 October 1916, two days after his 30th birthday.

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