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  • Buried in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery
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Radcliffe on Trent
George was born in 1886 the son of John a railway flagman and Ann Brewster (née Hopewell). His father born in 1862 at Bingham, his mother in 1865 at Cotgrave. Married in 1883, they had thirteen children, ten surviving infancy - William b.1884 , Henry b.1890, George b.1886, John b.1894, Annie b.1897, Mabel b.1899, Florence b.1899, Frank b.1904, Emily b.1906 and Mary b.1909.In 1911, they lived at Harlequin, Radcliffe on Trent.
14 Jul 1916
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The Harlequin, Radcliffe on Trent
12th Siege Bty Royal Garrison Artillery
George Brewster served with 12th Siege Battery Royal Garrison Artillery as a regular soldier before the outbreak of war. He landed in France on 8th March 1915 and is buried in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery, Bray-sur-Somme. Grave Reference II A 17
In memoriam published 14th July 1917 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “BREWSTER. – In loving memory of Gunner George Brewster, killed in action July 14th, 1916. One of the best. – Never forgotten by his faithful friend.” Notices courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Buried in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery
    George Brewster - Buried in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery