Project Description

FREDERICK CUTHBERT 1892–1977

Royal engineers badge

Born: 15th March 1892, Sunderland

Married: 1st June 1921 to Winifred Etterley, St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent. Son Alan F. born 1925, registered in Bingham

Died: 1977 in Stratford upon Avon, age 85

1901 Census

Age 9 living in Sunderland with mother Jemima, age 44 (father Charles Frederick deceased) sisters Annie, 14, Ellen 13 and brother Charles, 11.

1911 Census

Boarding at West Leake. He was a railway clerk

Railway records show a Frederick Cuthbert born 15.3.1892 who commenced employment with London and North Eastern Company 9.11.1907.

Military Service

Rank: Sapper

Service Number: 490222

Military Unit: 5th Res. Battalion, Royal Engineers. Formerly T/2123 Royal Engineers

Theatre of War; Unconfirmed

Medals Awarded: British War and Victory

Military personnel address on 1918 Electoral Register

Sydney Grove, Radcliffe on Trent

From the 1922 Electoral Register

Address: Shelford Road, Radcliffe on Trent

From the 1939 Register

Address: 173 Nuthall Road, Nottingham

Occupation: railway train clerk

Household: wife Winifred born 3.8.1898, shopkeeper/greengrocer, son Alan, at school, and father in law John Etterley

Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Radcliffe on Trent address when on active service