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George Frederick Wagg was born in 1887 the son of Frederick a hotel manager and Hannah Wagg (née Huish). His father was born in 1861 at Hucknall, his mother in 1863 at Nottingham. Married in 1883, they had seven children - Wilfred b.1884, George Frederick b.1887, Hannah b.1889, Cyril Horace b.1894 (killed in action 16/8/1917), Selina b.1898 (died 1908 aged 10) John b.1899 and Harold b.1904. In 1911, the family, including Hannah’s 77 year old mother, was living at 345 St Ann's Well Road, Nottingham.
In the 1911 George was a barman.
01 Jul 1917
304895 - CWGC Website
1/6th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
George Frederick Wagg enlisted at Nottinghamand is buried in Fosse No 10 Communal Cemetery Extension Sans-en-Gohelle Grave Reference: I D 13
His brother Cyril Horace Wagg also served and died in the 'Great War, he served with the 8th battalion Northumberland Fusiliers he was killed in action on 16th August 1917 and his name is commemorated on the Tynne Cott Memorial.
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