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, 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