Project Description

CECIL GEORGE TINDALE 1897–1959

RGA

Born 17 January, 1897, Radcliffe on Trent

Baptised 7th February 1897 St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent

Married 1924 in Belper to Evelyn (Eveline) Mason. Son Michael George born 1925 Belper

Died 27th July 1959, age 62 at New Barn Farm, Hazelwood, Derbyshire. Home address Ripon.

1901 Census

Age 4  living at the Harlequin, Radcliffe with father George age 39, a domestic butler, mother Eliza 34 and sister Florence 7. Also in the household were boarder Daniel Wolds, a joiner, and Nellie Steele, general domestic servant.

1911 Census

Age 14 a farm worker living on Albert Street, Radcliffe on Trent, with his mother, Eliza Annie, and sister Florence  assistant milliner.

Military Service

From Medal Rolls Index Cards:

Rank: Driver

Service Number: 63191

Military Unit:  RAHQ 59th Div, Royal Field Artillery

(RAHQ: artillery headquarters of a Division)

Theatre of War: France and Flanders, date of entry 25.9.15.

Medals Awarded: 1914-1915 Star, British War and Victory

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register

Albert Street, Radcliffe on Trent

From the 1939 Register

Address: 147 Burton Street, Swadlincote District, Derbyshire

Occupation: chauffeur

Household: living with wife Evelyn, born 1902 and Gilbert Inglefield, architect born 1908 and wife Laura Inglefield, born 1907

Other Information

By 1945 Cecil and Eveline were living in Barrowby, Kearby with Netherby, Yorkshire. His home address at date of death was 2 Borrage Villas, Ripon. Survived by wife Eveline Tindale.

Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Born and lived in Radcliffe on Trent