GEORGE PRIDE 1880–1952

Labour corps

Brother of 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 (née 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 brother Arthur and his first wife Ellen on Station Terrace, George was 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 he received campaign medals for serving abroad

Medals Awarded: British War and Victory

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register

Bingham Road, Radcliffe on Trent

1921 Census

Address: Grove Cottage, Bingham Road, Radcliffe

Employment: farm labourer, John James, Cotgrave

Household: brother in law Martin Winter, Mr Kerry’s farm, sister Elizabeth, nephew Albert, painter Rushtons, nieces Anna, Hutchinson and son, flour millers, H….

1922 Electoral Register

Address: Bingham Road

Household: George is living alone

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