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George Garton was the son of Harry Garton and Annie Augusta Watson who married at Nottingham in 1892. Their children included: George (b.1893), Cyril Henry (b.1895), Samuel (b.1898), Vincent (b.1900), Annie (b.1903), Tom (b.1906), John (b.1908). They lived at: 20 St Paul’s Street, Radford [C.1901]; 52 St Paul’s Street, Radford [C.1911]; Wharf Cottages, Wollaton Road, Radford [CWGC]. Harry Garton, who was employed as a carter at a local colliery, died aged 71, in 1934 when he was living at 124 Miall Street, Radford. His widow, Annie, died, aged 84, in 1950 when she was living at 14 Reydon Drive Whitemoor Estate, Nottingham In 1915 George Garton married Daisy Kimbley at Nottingham. After his death Daisy Garton married Wilfred Morris in 1920 at Nottingham
George Garton worked as an underground pony driver at a local colliery (1911).
01 Feb 1917
747830 - CWGC Website
Lance Corporal
2nd Bn Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own)
Garton enlisted at Nottingham; killed in action; as his body was not recovered his name was added to the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
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