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Rothley Parish Council

Serving the people of Rothley

Clerk: Gail Newcombe
Parish Office, Mountsorrel
Lane, Rothley, Leicester
LE7 7PR

Tel: 0116 237 4544

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Private 5051697 Stanley Ernest Wood Dexter

5th Infantry Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment

Died of wounds on the 24th July 1944 aged 26 years in the Western Europe Campaign 1945/45

Previously buried in the Jerusalem Temporary Cemetery then re-buried 22nd February 1945 in the Tilly-Sur-Seulles War Cemetery, Calvados, France. Grave Ref: X1.J.13. The grave inscription is 'IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF A DEAR HUSBAND AND FATHER'


Son of Alfred Harold and Emily Gertrude Dexter of North Street, Rothley. Brother to Avis Evelyn Gertrude, Gwendoline Ethel Ellen, Alfred Harold and Marjorie R.L. Dexter. Husband to Elizabeth Holdsworth Dexter.

Named on the War Memorial, Parish Church Triptych Roll of Honour, Parish Church Book of Remembrance.

Commonwealth War Grave of Private Dexter in Tilly-Sur-Seulles

TILLY-SUR-SEULLES WAR CEMETERY

TILLY-SUR-SEULLES WAR CEMETERY

WE WILL REMEMBER THEM