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Maurice Dent
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514191; 71582
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Age at Death:
Private; at the end of his service, Acting Sergeant
Canadian Expeditionary Force, Army Service Corps (Training Depot No. 2 at enlistment); Royal Flying Corps
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Toronto, 22 March 1917, aged 28 years and 5 months
Home Address:
21 Bridge Street, Middleton-in-Teesdale (1901). At enlistment: 1071 Keele Street, Toronto, Canada. Last known address: 71 Beechborough Avenue, York, Ontario, Canada (1963)
Civilian Employment:
Chauffeur. Later, mechanic
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Possible duplicate record. See notes
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Son of Matthew Dent and Sarah, née Allinson, who married on 3 January 1880 in Barnard Castle Register Office. They lived at Grenfell View, Middleton-in-Teesdale. Brother of George (1880), Wilfred (1881)[see separate entry on database], Sydney (1888-1892), John William (1896-1897) and Gladys (1898). 


Maurice married Elsie Marion Crump on 28 April 1917, Church of St Mark, Toronto, Canada. The couple had a two children called Marjorie Eileen and Wilfred Roy Dent.


Maurice's date of death is unknown but it was after 1963. 


For full details and original source references see


Maurice emigrated from Liverpool on 14 September 1910 aboard the Virginian accompanied by his brother Wilfred. They arrived in Quebec on 23 September 1910. 


Maurice was discharged from the Army Service Corps on 20 April 1917 to join Royal Flying Corps. 


Possible duplicate record. See separate entry on database for Maurice Dent.  

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