Project Description

FREDERICK HITCHCOCK DUKE 1895–1937

RGA

Brother of Francis H. Duke

Born 1895 in Nottingham

Baptised 29th December 1895 St Matthias’ Church, Sneinton. Home address: 32 Crown Street

Died 10th June 1937 Nanaimo, British Columbia

1901 Census

Age 5 and living with father Joseph 36 born in Somerset who is an Asylum Attendant, mother Annie Mary born in Sneinton, Nottingham 32 and brother Francis, 7. They lived at 32 Crown Street, Nottingham

1911 Census

Age 15 and living with father Joseph 46 who was Deputy Head Asylum Attendant, mother Annie Mary 42 who is shown as attendant’s wife and 2 brothers Francis 17, a clerk in the printing trade, and Roland, 5, at school. They lived at Notts. County Asylum, Saxondale, in the parish of Radcliffe on Trent.

1914 Electoral Register

Notts. County Asylum

Military Service

Rank: Corporal

Service Number: 630004

Military Unit: C Battery, Royal Field Artillery, 112th Brigade, 25th Division

Theatre of War: France and Flanders

Medals Awarded: British War and Victory

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register

Notts. County Asylum

Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Lived in the parish of Radcliffe on Trent.