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George was the son of George Henry and Annie Mary Stephenson. He was educated at Rutherford College, Newcastle, and then 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.
UK Census registers, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
UK Military Service Records, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
Newcastle University Archives (Roll of Service, Armstrong College Calendars)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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