Herbert Emerson Dickinson – Private 19548

Herbert was born in 1898,

Baptised 26th June 1898, son of George and Elizabeth of 35 Gascoigne Row, Garforth . They had 12 children, 8 of whom survived.
He enlisted in the 7th Battalion Leicester Regiment
Served in France and Flanders and was Killed in Action 14th July 1916 aged 18
Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial
Thiepval
Departement de la Somme
Picardie, France
Plot: Pier and Face 2 C and 3 A. Commonwealth Grave Thiepval Memorial

Herbert Emerson Dickinson Certificate

Family Details
Father – George D. Born 1861 in Garforth
Mother – Elizabeth D.Born 1862 in Garforth Elizabeth nee Cockram Her Father was Thomas
Married 1879
Brother – William D. Born 1882 in Garforth
Brother – Sydney D. Born 1884 in Garforth Died Q2 1899
Brother – George D. Born 1889 in Garforth
Brother – Albert D. Born 1893 in Garforth
Brother – Maurice Henry D. Born 1896 in Garforth
Herbert Emerson D. Born 1898 in Garforth
Brother – Alfred Born 1900 in Garforth
1901 Family living at Moor Garforth Briggate Father was a Colliery Deputy Underground, Brother William was a Clerk in the Colliery Weighouse
Brother – Norman D. Born 1903 in Garforth
Brother – Arthur D. Born 1908 in Garforth
In 1911 Family living at 35 Gascoigne Row, Garforth. Father still working as a Colliery Deputy. Brother Albert was a Banksman at Pit bottom