Project Description

HENRY CROSS 1882–1969

Army Service Corp

Born 12th May 1882 in East Bridgford, Notts.

Baptised 13th May 1882 St Peter’s Church, East Bridgford

Married 1923 to Amelia Morris, son John born 1926

Died 1969, age 87 in Bingham District.

1891 Census

Age 8 living in East Bridgford with father Charles, a gardener, mother Emma (née Savage) and his two brothers, John 22 and Charles 11.

1901 Census

Age 18 living with father Charles, a gardener, mother Emma and his brother John 32 in East Bridgford

1911 Census

Age 28 living at Cliff Lodge, Chestnut Grove, Radcliffe on Trent with father Charles, a domestic gardener, mother Emma, his brother John 42, a lace curtain designer and sister Mary 29 who is a parlour maid at Cliff Lodge, Radcliffe. He is employed as a domestic gardener.

Military Service

Rank: Private

Service Number: 483076

Military Unit: 465th Agricultural Company

Theatre of War: Unconfirmed

Medals Awarded: No definite information

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register

Shelford Road, Radcliffe on Trent

From the 1922 Electoral Register

Address: Shelford Road, Radcliffe on Trent

Household: living with father Charles

From the 1939 Register

Address: Shelford Road, Radcliffe on Trent

Occupation: gardener

Household: Living with wife Amelia and son John

Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Lived in Radcliffe on Trent