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1891; Father, John age 24. Born in Nottingham. Occupation Leather Cutter. Mother, Sarah age 26. Born in Nottingham. Occupation Cotton Dubber. Sister Clara age 2. Grandfather James Burrows age 59. Born in Newthorpe, Nottingham. Occupation Timber Labourer. Clara & George born in Nottingham. Address, 8 Berlin Terrace, Bunbury Street, Meadows. 1901; Family as above. Siblings, John age 7, James age 5, Beatrice age 3. John snr working as a Leather Dresser. Address 63 John Street, Stockport, Cheshire. Clara living with other family at 1 Hague Terrace, Orange Street, Arkwright Street, Meadows. 1911; Family as above. Siblings Thomas age 9, Stanley age 6. John snr still working with leather. Clara back with parents. Occupation Cigar Packer, George a Tailors Assistant, John a Cotton Mule Piercer. Address, 101 Foundry Street, Dunkenfield, Cheshire.
George worked as a tailor's assistant.
10 Mar 1915
King's Royal Rifle Corps
Rfn. Dawson was called up for service and following training was drafted to France. He was killed in action on 10/03/1915 but his body was never recovered. His name was commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial.
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