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Lonsdale Battalion Roll of Honour
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
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
Commemorated in perpetuity by the
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Coordinates Latitude: 50.8870 / Longitude: 2.9978
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