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Lance Corporal Harry Dixon

East Lancashire Regiment

Died: Saturday 1 July 1916 (aged 24)

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Record:
DIXON, HARRY
Additional information:
Husband of Gertrude Israel (formerly Dixon), of 318, Newhall Lane, Preston.
Cemetery:
QUEENS CEMETERY, PUISIEUX
Cemetery/memorial reference:
B. 11.
Country:
France

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Lance Corporal Harry Dixon

Lance Corporal Harry Dixon 15689. Unit: 11th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. Death: 1 July 1916, killed in action, Western Front.
CWGC family information: husband of Gertrude Israel (formerly Dixon), of 318, Newhall Lane, Preston.

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Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
St Stephen's Church Board WW1 And WW2 (WMR 15987)
Location:
Salford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
St Clements School Plaque (WMR 15686)
Location:
Toxteth, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
Wreay School (WMR 70695)
Location:
Wreay, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
East Retford - Cross (WMR 26975)
Location:
East Retford, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
I Frankenberg & Sons Ltd (LOST) (WMR 66278)
Location:
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Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
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Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
St Lawrence Church - WW1 (WMR 47829)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
H Dixon (WMR 77764)
Location:
Mochrum, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
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Castle Wesleyan Church WW1 (WMR 53370)
Location:
Northwich, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
Immingham (WMR 51684)
Location:
Immingham, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
H Dixon (WMR 73024)
Location:
Immingham, Humberside
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
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Barton On Humber - WW1 (WMR 51703)
Location:
Barton On Humber, Humberside
Name recorded:
Dixon, Harry
Memorial:
Blackburn - WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 62473)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Stoneferry Shrine (WMR 35568)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Havelock Street Shrine (WMR 35348)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Darlington Postal District Staff - WW1 (WMR 41867)
Location:
Darlington, Durham
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Wingate Memorial Clock (WMR 10297)
Location:
Wingate, Durham
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
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Bean Street Shrine (WMR 35294)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Bean Street Shrine (WMR 35294)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Windermere Grammar School (WMR 67191)
Location:
Windermere, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Christ Church Organ (WMR 71059)
Location:
New Seaham, Durham
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Allenheads Roll of Honour (WMR 33731)
Location:
approx 3 miles north of Allenheads, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Lancaster National School - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42321)
Location:
Lancaster, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Evenwood Peace Garden (WMR 71335)
Location:
Evenwood, Durham
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Linton And Woodhorn Workmens Club (lost) (WMR 33761)
Location:
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Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Morpeth Postal District WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34141)
Location:
Morpeth, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
5th Battn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - WW1 (WMR 46709)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Crook Wesleyan Methodist- WW1 Served (WMR 71463)
Location:
Durham, Durham
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
St Marks Church - WW1 (WMR 25718)
Location:
Gorton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
City Engineers Dept Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 35263)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Evenwood Comrades Club (WMR 10354)
Location:
Evenwood, Durham
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Heapey And Wheelton (WMR 555)
Location:
Heapey, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Portrush Boys Brigade (WMR 6182)
Location:
Portrush, Londonderry
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Men Of Selby - WW1 (WMR 30924)
Location:
Selby, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Men And Women Of Hartlepool (WMR 1158)
Location:
Hartlepool, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Hinckley (WMR 2223)
Location:
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Armley (WMR 21815)
Location:
Armley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Evenwood Cemetery (Evenwood, Ramshaw and Lands) (WMR 10353)
Location:
Evenwood, Durham
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Middlesbrough High School For Boys - WW1 (WMR 9704)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
St Barnabas' Church - WW1 (WMR 9722)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Bedlington (WMR 33767)
Location:
Bedlington, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Men of Nenthead (WMR 18164)
Location:
Nenthead, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
Evesham (WMR 57)
Location:
Evesham, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
St Pauls Church WW1 (WMR 44896)
Location:
Hathershaw, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
St Lukes Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 28823)
Location:
Eccleshill, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
City of Glasgow Police WW1 (WMR 69829)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
City of Glasgow Police WW1 replica (WMR 87218)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
New Seaham Cenotaph (WMR 52171)
Location:
Seaham, Durham
Name recorded:
Dixon, H
Memorial:
North Berwick (WMR 8547)
Location:
North Berwick, Lothian

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Dixon
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 250)