ARTHUR FLETCHER 1897–1962
Brother of Ronald
Born 31st January 1897, in Farnsfield, Notts.
Baptised 14th March 1897, St. Michael’s Church, Farnsfield
Died 2nd June 1962, age 65
Age 4 living with father Joseph 31, a general labourer born in Radcliffe on Trent, mother Emily née Holmes 28, born in Farnsfield, brother Ronald 8 and sister Ada 1. They lived on Bailey Lane, Radcliffe on Trent.
Age 14 living with father Joseph, a carpenter’s labourer on the railway, mother Emily, brothers Ronald and Jack 4, and sisters Ada and Doris 2. They lived on Bailey Lane, Radcliffe in a house with 5 rooms. He was employed as a gentleman’s gardener.
Service Number: 343949, previously 162818
Military Unit: Royal Engineers
Theatre of War: Unconfirmed
Medals Awarded: British War and Victory
Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register
Bailey Lane, Radcliffe on Trent
1920 Absent Voter List
Recorded as a driver with the Royal Engineers but with different service number 162818. Home address Bolton Terrace, Radcliffe on Trent.
Not living with parents and no other entry, presume still serving in Royal Engineers
1922 Electoral Register
Address: Bolton Terrace, Radcliffe on Trent
Household: Living with parents Joseph and Emily
Died 2 June 1962 at The General Hospital, Nottingham.
Probate 14 August 1962 to Ronald Fletcher representative, Arthur Noel Fletcher, company director, and Peter Franklin Gordon Johnston, solicitor.
Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived in Radcliffe on Trent.