ARTHUR EDWARD TODD 1899–1955
Born 15th March 1899, Radcliffe on Trent
Baptised 14th May 1899 at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe
Died 2nd August 1955, age 56
Age two, living at the Harlequin, Radcliffe on Trent, with parents William and Harriet and siblings Sabrina 22, a shopkeeper, Walter 19, a railway porter, George 17, a railway clerk, Percy 15, errand boy, Albert 13, butcher’s boy, Bertie 9, Dorothy 7, and Annie 3.
Age 11, at school, living at the Harlequin with father William, 61, a railway signalman, mother Harriet 56, and siblings Sabrina 32, George 27, Albert 23, plumber’s labourer, Dorothy Mary 17, Emma Ada 15, Florence Annie 13 and Arthur Edward 11. George’s occupation was given as law clerk and all three younger sisters as dressmaker’s apprentices. His brother Bertie was a regular soldier.
Service Number: 276466
Military Unit: A Company, 2/1st Sherwood Rangers, 11 Cyclist Brigade
Theatre of War: unknown. Most units of the cyclist corps served in the U.K. Duties included coastal defences.
Medals Awarded: no details found
Military personnel address on Absent Voters List 1918
Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent
No military record details available to confirm details given on 1918 Absent Voters List
6th July 1919: National Union of Railwaymen, porter Colwick junction
Living at 30 Grantham Road, Radcliffe on Trent at date of death
From the 1939 Register
Address: The Harlequin, Radcliffe on Trent
Occupation: Goods Guard London North Eastern Railway
Household: living alone
Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived in Radcliffe on Trent with parents and siblings