Lance Corporal GEORGE DAVISON (photo added)

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Rank Lance Corporal
Forenames GEORGE
Surname DAVISON (photo added)
Initials G
Place of Birth NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, NORTHUMBERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Saturday, 12 August 1944
Age Unknown
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BERKHAMSTED, HERTFORDSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 3318977
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment)
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) (51st Highland Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards 1939-1945 Star, Africa Star with 8th Army clasp, Italy Star, France and Germany Star, Defence Medal, 1939-1945 War Medal
Place of Burial/Commemoration BRETTEVILLE-SUR-LAIZE CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XXII. D. 3.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ROBERT AND DOROTHY DAVISON; HUSBAND OF DOROTHY LILIAN DAVISON, OF BERKHAMSTED, HERTFORDSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

GEORGE DIVISON was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1918.

 

 

Lance Corporal GEORGE DAVISON walking ahead of tank in unknown location, undated.1

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Kristian Davison, great nephew of Lance Corporal GEORGE DAVISON.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Kristian Davison, great nephew of Lance Corporal GEORGE DAVISON.
Additional photographs provided by: Kristian Davison, great nephew of Lance Corporal GEORGE DAVISON and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Kristian Davison, great nephew of Lance Corporal GEORGE DAVISON.

 

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Sunderland - UK

Kristian Davison (Great Nephew of Clp G Davison)

I never new you, but I am so proud to say you are My Great Uncle George, ILove and respect , your nephew Kristian

On Thursday, July 31, 2014