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About George Nixon Dent

Date of Birth
Q2 1894

Service Number
27641

Birth Place
Teesdale, Durham, England

Date of Death
27 September, 1918 25y

Place of Death
France

Burial
Sanders Keep Military Cemetery, Graincourt-Les-Havrincourt, France

Relationships

Parents
John Watson Dent born 7 October, 1848 and Phyllis (Nixon) Dent born 13 January, 1850 Married 8 May, 1875 Primitive Methodist Chapel, Barnard Castle, Durham, England

Siblings
Joseph William born 29 November, 1875, Elizabeth born abt 1878, Thomas Frederic born 1880 died 1885, Mary Jane born 28 October, 1882, Frederick born 19 March, 1885, John Watson born 18 August, 1889

Marriage
Sarah Ann Tallentire born 23 November, 1893 Married Q3 1913 Teesdale, Durham, England Sarah died Q1 1916 age 22y

Children
Phyllis Vera Dent born 1 September, 1913

Career

Service
Army

Unit
1st Battalion Grenadier Guards

Rank
Private (Guardsman)

Enlisted Address
Lingy Stell. Copley, Butterknowle, Durham, England

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1911 Butcher's apprentice

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Lingy Stell, Langleydale with Shotton, Durham, England 1911 Lingy Stell, Copley, Butterknowle, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry (Hudson Family tree), Find My Past, Family Search, Forces War Records, Commonwealthe War Graves Commission

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