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George was the son of George Henry and Annie Mary Stephenson. He was educated at Rutherford College, Newcastle. He trained to be a teacher at Armstrong College (1914/15). George was killed in action at Pilkem Ridge on 31st July 1917 aged 22.
George is commemorated on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. The War Graves Photographic Project. The University of Durham Roll of Service 1914 – 1919. Durham University Gazette, Vol II, 1912-1929. North East War Memorials Project. Ancestry military records. Ancestry Medal Roll Index Card. Ancestry census (1911). The Long, Long Trail. Armstrong College Calendars.
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