ARTHUR EDWARD TODD 1899–1955
Brother of Albert, Bertie, George and Percy
Born 15th March 1899, Radcliffe on Trent
Baptised 14th May 1899 at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent
Married Ivy Dean Walpole in 1929 in Basford district
Died 2nd August 1955, age 56
Age two, living at the Harlequin, Radcliffe on Trent, with parents William and Harriet and siblings Sabina 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, Emma 5 and Annie 3.
Age 11, at school, living at the Harlequin with father William, 61, a railway signalman, mother Harriet 56, and siblings Sabina 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: 14677, previously 276466
Military Unit: A Company, 2/1st Sherwood Rangers, 11 Cyclist Brigade
Theatre of War: Unknown, served overseas
From pension record card (no military service record available):
13.3.19: Discharged and awarded a 10% disability weekly allowance of 5s 6d (27p) for one year due to influenza.
Medals Awarded: British War and Victory
Military personnel address on Absent Voters List 1918
Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent
Address: The Harlequin, Radcliffe
Employment: mineral porter, Great Northern Railway, Colwick
Household: father William, retired signalman, mother Harriett, sisters Sabina and Annie, bottle washer at Boots
6th July 1919: National Union of Railwaymen, porter Colwick junction
1930 Electoral register: Living on Eltham Road, West Bridgford with wife Ivy
Address: The Harlequin, Radcliffe on Trent
Occupation: Goods Guard London North Eastern Railway
Household: living alone recorded as married but wife Ivy not present.
Living at 30 Grantham Road, Radcliffe on Trent at date of death
Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived in Radcliffe on Trent with parents and siblings