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Attenborough
Cecil George was born in 1881 the son of Albert William a lace merchant and Elizabeth Lake née Attenborough of Beeston Lane, Attenborough, Nottingham. Arthur William was born in 1851 in Nottingham Elizabeth Attenborough was born in 1850 also in Nottingham, married in 1874, their marriage was recorded in the Shardlow Registration district, they had the following children ,Albert William Attenborough b1875 Long Eaton, Percy Addison b1877 Long Eaton, Harry Arthur b1879 Attenborough, Cecil George b1881 Attenborough, Herbert Addison b1883 Nottingham, George Wilfred b1886 Nottingham, Hilda May b1890 Nottingham and Lizzie Mabel Lake b1894 in Nottingham. In 1911 the family are living at Beeston Lane, Attenborough and are shown as Albert William a lace merchant living with his wife Elizabeth and their children , Percy Addison a butcher, Cecil George a lace merchant, Herbert Addison a drapers traveller, Hilda Mary no occupation listed and Lizzie Mable no occupation listed. .
He was a lace merchant.
11 Jan 1918
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Gunner
282nd Siege Bty Royal Garrison Artillery
Gunner Cecil George Lake enlisted at Nottingham he was killed in action on 11th January 1918 his name is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial.
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