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George Stanley Dennis

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George Stanley Dennis (1877-1919)

1919 Obituary [1]

Sergeant GEORGE STANLEY R.F., was born at Thornaby-on-Tees on 31st May 1877.

He was educated at the City of London School, and was articled in 1894 for three years with Messrs. Garbe, Lahmeyer and Co., electrical engineers, Aachen, Germany.

He was then employed for over two years as draughtsman and constructing engineer to Mr. E. Line11, engineer, Berlin, and in 1900 was appointed constructing engineer to the British Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Co., Ltd., where he was engaged on several large installations.

He joined the Army on 1st September 1914, and had seen much service. He was in the Public Schools Battalion of the Royal Fusiliers, and was gazetted into the Durham Light Infantry. Latterly he was in the Intelligence Corps at Cologne, where his death took place from pneumonia on 1st July 1919, at the age of forty-two.

He was elected a Graduate of this Institution in 1901 and an Associate Member in 1903.

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