TOM CHAMBERLAIN SMITH 1879–1945
Born 19 June 1879 in Arnold, Nottinghamshire and baptised 20 July 1879 at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent. Mother’s name Elizabeth Smith.
Married Lucy Cook on August 4 1906 at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent, daughters Kathleen born 1908 and Eileen Elizabeth born 1909
Died 1945 buried Radcliffe on Trent cemetery (plot C121)
Age 1, living on Mount Pleasant, Radcliffe on Trent, with Thomas Chamberlain, 21 agricultural labourer and mother Elizabeth 29.
Age 11 living in Radcliffe with Thomas, stepfather, mother Elizabeth Chamberlain née Smith from Cropwell Bishop, died 1907, stepbrother John William 9 and stepsister Olive 6
No record of Tom but family living at Thraves Yard, Radcliffe on Trent
Age 30 a platelayer for Great Northern Railway living on Palin Row with wife Lucy and daughters Kathleen and Eileen.
Service Number: 289410, WR/289842
Military Unit: 265th Royal Engineers
Theatre of War: Unconfirmed – the 265th Coy were a railway construction company who embarked for Egypt 14.9.17
Medals Awarded: British War and Victory
Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Register
Palin Row, Radcliffe on Trent
Address: Palin Row, Radcliffe
Employment: Platelayer Great Northern railway
Household: wife Lucy, daughter Kathleen, errand girl, lace manufacturer Sutton and Co. St Mary’s Gate, Nottingham.
1922 Electoral Register
Address: Palin Row, Radcliffe on Trent
Household: living with wife Lucy
Address: West End Villas, Hogg Lane, Radcliffe
Employment: Permanent way heavy labourer
Household: widowed, daughter Eileen, married name Murkett
Reason for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived in Radcliffe on Trent.