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Nottingham
He was the third son of James and Albina Guy and the brother of George Hamilton and John Henry Guy. In 1911 they lived at 98 Woolmer Road and later at 34 Beauvale Road Wilfird Crescent East (both Meadows Nottingham).
He attended Mundella School Meadows Nottingham and was a member of 2nd Nottingham Company Boys' Brigade (Dakeyne Street Lads' Club). He was a commerical clerk in 1911.
27 May 1918
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1758400 - CWGC Website
Second Lieutenant
3rd Bn attd.7th Bn Leicestershire Regiment
He enlisted in the Notts and Derby Regiment (9th Bn), Private 224955 and was in France from 1 July 1915. He was commissioned in the Leicestershire Regiment as Second Lieutenant, 30 Jan 1918 (Source: Medal Roll). He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Soissons Memorial.
Nottingham Evening Post Roll of Honour, 26 October 1918: 'Second Lieutenant Norman Glass Guy, Leicestershire Regiment, reported missing on May 27th 1918 now reported killed in action. He was the third son of Mr and Mrs James Guy of Beauvale Road, Wilford Crescent, Nottingham, and had served in the Dardanelles and France with the Sherwood Foresters, In February this year he gained his commission and returned to France.' His death was also reported in the Boys Brigade Gazette, December 1918.
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