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Forename(s): Norman Francis
Place of Birth: Gargrave, Yorkshire
Service No: 1650
Regiment / Corps / Service: Northumberland Fusiliers
Battalion / Unit: 1st Battalion
Division: 3rd Division
Date of Death: 1914-11-01
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: IV. D. 11.
CWGC Cemetery: SANCTUARY WOOD CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Norman Francis Pawson was the son of Moses and Mary Anastasia Pawson, née Hooper. Moses was born at Horsforth, Yorkshire and Mary at Liverpool, Lancashire.
1891 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 35, Westmorland Street - Norman F. Pawson, aged 2 years, born Gargrave, Yorkshire, son of Moses and Mary A. Pawson.
1901 Horsforth, Yorkshire Census: Springfield Place - Norman Pawson, aged 12 years, born Gargrave, Yorkshire, son of Moses and Mary A. Pawson.
Norman enlisted in the Army on the 12 September 1905.
1911 Ecclesall, Yorkshire Census: Hillsborough Barracks: 2nd Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers - Private Norman Francis Pawson, aged 23 years, born Gargrave, Yorkshire.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Norman Pawson, 1650, North'd Fus. Qualifying Date [for 1914 Star]: 19.9.14. Dead.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Norman Pawson, 1650, 1st North'd Fus. K. in A.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Norman Pawson. 1650, 1st Bn North'd Fusiliers. Place of Birth, Date of Enlistment, Trade on Enlistment: Gargrave, Skipton; 12.9.05; Machinist. Date and Place of Death: 1.11.14. In Action. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Moses J. £12 1s. 1d.
Norman is commemorated on the Parish War Memorial in All Saints' Church, Otley, Yorkshire.
Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Northumberland Fusiliers
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 3rd Division
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