EDWARD ROSE 1890–1971
Born 26th October 1890 in Colwick, Nottinghamshire
Married 17 May 1920 to Florence Elizabeth Mary East at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent
Date of death 22 June 1971, age 80.
Age 6 months living in Colwick, with father, Thomas, manager of Cooperative Society Netherfield, mother Sarah and sister Nellie. Both his parents and sister were born in Radcliffe on Trent.
Age 10 living on Colwick Vale with father, manager Netherfield Cooperative Society, mother and sister Nellie May 14.
Age 20 living in Ash Cottage, Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent with father Thomas Rose, Cooperative Store Manager and mother Sarah. Edward is employed as a clerk at Corn merchants.
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service Number: 49007, then T/1591
Military Unit: 4th Field Company, Royal Engineers, 7th Division
Theatre of War: France and Flanders
Medals Awarded: British War and Victory
Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register
Ash Cottage, Radcliffe on Trent
From the 1939 Register
Address: 42 Gorsey Bank, Wirksworth, Derbyshire
Occupation: corn merchant’s clerk
Household: living with wife Florence, born 18.12.1897 and mother Sarah
Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived and worked in Radcliffe on Trent.