Joseph Nixon (27994)

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A Soldier of the Border Regiment
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Full Name Joseph Nixon
Rank (highest) Lance Corporal
Service Number 27994
Battalion 11th Battalion (Lonsdale)
Regiment Border Regiment
Enlisted / Commissioned Carlisle, Cumberland
Theatre(s) of War France and Flanders
Born Scotby Ghyll, Cumberland
Nationality English Flag of England.svg
Parents Richard and Jane Nixon / Linstock, Carlisle
Residence(s) Carlisle
Casualty Type Commonwealth War Dead
Died 25 November 1917
Age 21 Years
Cause of Death Killed in action
Burial Type Grave
Reference Number XXXVII.H.6.
Resting Place Tyne Cot Cemetery / Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Coordinates Map marker green 1.png Latitude: 50.8870 / Longitude: 2.9978
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