Robert James Dixon

Key Information

Name: Robert James Dixon,
DoB:  July 8, 1893.
Regt: Lance.-Corporal. TF/1382, 10th Middlesex Regt.
DoD: Died at Lucknow, India  January 28, 1917.

Academic Career: CGS 1907-11 D.S. Student teacher, Brook Street Council School, 1911-2. Went to St. John’s Training Coll., Battersea, London, S.W., till July, 1914.

Biographical Information:

  • Robert was the eldest son of Richard and Maria Dixon, 24 Portland Place, Carlisle. His father was an engine fitter. He had an older sister, Ethel Ann, and two younger brothers, William Harold and Bertram. All the family had been born in Carlisle.
    In the 1911 Census they also had four boarders. In the newspaper death announcement Robert is described as a “dearly loved son” and his death “Deeply regretted.”