WILLIAM FIELDING JOHNSON 1895–1958
Born 6th June 1895 at Aslockton, Notts.
Baptised 14th July 1895 at St John of Beverley Church, Whatton, Notts
Married Mary Binge 1922 at St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent. Children William (born 1924) and David
Died 17th March 1958 at 11 Albert St, Radcliffe on Trent
Age 6 living in Bulwell with father Henry Fielding, mother Bertha, sister Helen Joyce 3, Bertha’s father Henry Stevens, her sister Mary Elizabeth and a boarder George Crow.
Age 16 living at 11 Albert St, Radcliffe with parents Henry Fielding Johnson, insurance agent for Friendly Society, and Bertha (Stevens), sister Helen Joyce 13 and Samuel Pike, grandfather to Charles Wightman Pike (who is on Radcliffe on Trent War Memorial). He is employed as a printer.
Service Number: 63057
Military Unit: B Battery, Royal Field Artillery, 295th Brigade
Theatre of War: France and Flanders, date of entry 27.9.15.
Medals Awarded: 1914-15 Star, British War and Victory
Wounded: War Office list: 18.1.17
Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Roll
Albert Street, Radcliffe on Trent
From the 1922 Electoral Register
Address: Albert Street, Radcliffe on Trent
Household: living with parents Henry and Bertha
From the 1939 Register
Address: 11 Albert Street, Radcliffe on Trent
Occupation: window cleaner
Household: living with wife Mary born 31.8.1893 and son William a lacemakers clerk
Brother in law to Alfred Laurence Todd, who had married Betsy Binge, a nurse and sister of Mary, Fielding Johnson’s wife.
Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived and died in Radcliffe on Trent.