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About George William Baxter

Date of Birth
07 September 1891

Service Number
12647, 31884

Birth Place
Barnard Castle, Durham, England

Baptism
16 September 1891 Parochial Chapelry, Barnard Castle, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
George Baxter and Elizabeth Frances Porter born about 1861 died age 33 1893 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Margaret Hannah born abt 1881 died 1901 aged 19, Emily born abt 1883, Annie born abt 1887 in 1911 she was an inmate at Abbot Memorial School, Gateshead, Durham, England

Marriage
Frances J Heron born 05 March 1899. Married Q3 1918 South Shields, Durham, England

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Durham Light Infantry, Labour Corps, 1st Home Service Garrison, 3rd Battalion

Rank
Private

Enlisted Address
Barnard Castle, Durham, England

Silver Badge
Yes

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1911 Coal Miner underground, 1939 Chipper & Painter Heavy Ship Repairing

Campaigns
France

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Boarder (age 9) Staindrop, Durham, England, 1911 Boarder Staindrop, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
Not found

1939 Register
71 Denmark Street , South Shields C.B., Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry and Find my Past

Notes
Transferred to Army Reserve class P 14 November 1918. Silver Badge B254364 discharged 19 February 1919 Gas poisoning France 1915

- Research by JB