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  • Photograph was published on 28th September 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
Nottingham.
Father: George Edward Anthony, born 1871 in Nottingham, working as a milk seller and later as a hosiery warehouseman. He attended Queen's Walk School and worshipped as a Methodist at the Albert Hall Mission. Mother: Eliza, born in 1872 in Nottingham, working as a lace hand and later as a charwomen. Sister: Mabel, born in 1898 in Nottingham. The family lived at 4 Bunny Terrace, Waterway Street, Meadows, Nottingham and later at 34 Blackstone Street Nottingham.
Pte. Anthony worked firstly as a milk seller and then as a hosiery warehouseeman.
25 Sep 1915
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Lance Corporal
9th Bn Cameronians
L. Cpl. Anthony was called up for service and following training he was drafted to France. The battalion took part in the Battle of Loos and L. Cpl. Anthony was reported missing 25 September 1915. His body was never recovered but his name was commemorated on the Loos Memorial. (Panel 57-59)
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  • Photograph was published on 28th September 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    George Thomas Anthony - Photograph was published on 28th September 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918