GEORGE NEWBOLD FAULKNER 1887–1929
Born 12th August 1887 in Burton on Trent, Staffs
Died September 1929 in Burton on Trent, age 42
Age 3 living with father Thomas a brewer’s labourer, mother Jane, grandfather John and brothers John Thomas 8 and Arthur James 9 months at 101 Hawkins Lane, Burton on Trent.
Admitted to Holy Trinity Infants School, Burton on Trent 23rd May 1892. Address 55 Hawkins Lane
Age 13 living with father Thomas who was a widower, grandfather John and brothers John Thomas 18 and Arthur James 10 at 55 Hawkins Lane, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire. He is employed as a draper’s apprentice.
Age 23 and on the staff at Notts. County Asylum (Saxondale). He is listed in their records as an attendant who served in the Armed Forces between 1914 and 1917.
Service Number: 47787
Military Unit: Royal Army Medical Corps
Theatre of War: France and Flanders, date of entry 15.5.1915
Medals Awarded: 1914-1915 Star, British War and Victory
11.10.16: Suspected dysentery. Transferred from 3rd Field Ambulance to no 20 Ambulance train
George Faulkner returned to his former employment at the hospital on 10th August 1919. His wages were 48/- a week plus a war bonus of 8/3d and staff money of 4/- giving him a weekly payment of £2. 16. 3d.
He died in 1929, cause of death currently unknown.
Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Worked in the parish of Radcliffe on Trent at Notts. County Asylum.