ARTHUR PEPPER 1889–1966
Born 26th August 1889 at Scott Willoughby in Lincolnshire
Married 28th September 1912 to Ellen Huskinson at Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Radcliffe on Trent, son Peter born 1922.
Age 2 living in Osbournby, near Sleaford with father Frederick, traction engine driver, mother Mary, brothers George Frederick 4 and John T, 1.
Age 12 living on Ogles Yard, Radcliffe on Trent with his parents and three brothers – George Frederick 14, a groom, John 11 and Harry 7 (Harry and John also served in war) and a sister Violet 9 months. He is employed as a post errand boy
Age 22 living on Lincoln Grove, Radcliffe on Trent, with parents and brother George Frederick 24, Harry 17 and sister Violet 10. He is employed as a gas fitter.
Rank: Corporal (on discharge)
Service Number: 41262
Military Unit: 3rd Bn, South Staffordshire Regiment, formerly Royal Engineers
Theatre of War: France and Flanders, date of entry 9.9.17
Attested: Dec 10th 1915
Address: 6 Stanley Road, West Bridgford. Age: 27 years, 4 months. Height 5ft 9ins, chest 36ins
Occupation: plumber. Reference from Claude Rogers, plumbers, of Arkwright St
10.12.15: Army reserve
7.4.16: Certified skilled plumber
10.4.16: Posted Drill Instructor No 4 Depot
8.9.17: Transferred South Staffordshire Regiment
Medals Awarded: British War and Victory
From the 1939 Register
Address: 69 Davies Road, West Bridgford Nottingham
Household: living with wife Ellen born 27.7.1890 and son Peter an apprentice plumber
Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived in Radcliffe on Trent with parents and siblings.