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Nottingham
He was the son of James and Sarah Ann Hill and the brother of Emma, Ian, James, Lucy and Richard Hill. In 1911, the family lived at 27, Oldham Street, Carlton Road, Nottingham. Three other children died as young adults - Thomas (1905 aged 24), Robert (A/M/J/1907 aged 29) and Ellen [Nellie] (O/N/D/1907 aged 18).
In 1911, George was an apprentice printer. He was a member of 2nd Nottingham Company Boys' Brigade (Dakeyne Street Lads' Club).
12 Oct 1918
21
316094 - CWGC Website
307059
Private
1/7th Bn Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)
Queant Communal Cemetery British Extension, Grave Reference: D 52
Nottingham Evening Post notice (abridged), 21 October 1918: 'Hill. Died of wounds October 12th 1918, Private George Hill, West Riding Regiment. Youngest son of Mr and Mrs Hill. The second son to fall. Mother, father, sisters, brothers.' George's brother James Hill (11974) of 2nd Bn Grenadier Guards was killed 3/10/1914.
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