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Name: Joseph Chambers DICKINSON
Casualty No.: Ranks: Private Initials: J C Service No.: 23960
Date of Birth : - Place of Birth : Age at Death: 21
Unit: 149th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry).
Former Unit(s): 2090 Northumberland Fusiliers.
Place Enlisted: Prudhoe, Northumberland.
Place of Residence: Crawcrook, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Home Address: Fell View, Crawcrook, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Previous Address:
Civilian Employment:
How Died: Killed in action
Date of Death: Friday 15th September 1916
Place of Death: Somme, France.
Battle/Campaign: Battles of the Somme, France, 1916. Battle of Flers-Courcelette, 15th – 22nd September 1916.
Locally Commemorated: Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
UK Commemorated: -
Overseas Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Memorial reference - Pier and Face 5 C and 12 C
Buried: No known grave.
Decoration and Medals:
Photographs: 1
Service Records: No
Death Notice/Obituary: Blaydon Courier, page 8, 4th November 1916. Blaydon Courier, page 8, 18th November 1916.
Family Details:
Son of George and Isabella Dickinson of Fell View, Crawcrook, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Notes :
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour Register. Soldiers Died in the Great War.
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