Project Description

GEORGE PRIDE 1880–1952

Labour corps

Brother to Arthur

Born 15th July 1880 in Radcliffe on Trent

No records found regarding his marital status. Still unmarried in 1939.

Died 1952

1881 Census

Age 1 living on Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent with father Stephen a farm labourer and mother Eliza (Mary Ann Coy) brothers Arthur 7 and Harry 4.

1891 Census

Age 11 living with father Stephen, a widower, sister Elizabeth 19 and brother Harry 14. His mother had died in 1890.

1901 Census

Age 21 living with Arthur and Arthur’s first wife on Station Terrace, George is employed as an agricultural labourer.

1911 Census

Age 31 boarding with the Winter family on Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent. His sister Elizabeth had married Machin Winter, a coal merchant.

Military Service

Rank: Private

Service Number: 123338

Military Unit: 347th Works Company, Labour Corps

Theatre of War: Unconfirmed but would have served abroad as he received campaign medals

Medals Awarded: British War and Victory

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Roll

Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent

From the 1922 Electoral Register

Address: Bingham Road

Household: George is living alone

From the 1939 Register

Address: The Green House, Nursery Road, Radcliffe on Trent

Occupation: Farm Labourer

Household: George is living alone

Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Born, lived and died in Radcliffe on Trent