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ALBERT TODD 1887–1972


Brother of Arthur and Bertie Todd

Born 27th September 1887, Radcliffe on Trent.

Baptised 29th July 1888 at St Paul, Carlton in the Willows. Residence, Radcliffe on Trent

Died 1972, age 84 Basford District

Radcliffe on Trent School Register

Admitted to school on 19.5.1890

1891 Census

At the time of the 1891 Census he was three years old, living on Cropwell Road, Radcliffe on Trent with his parents William 51 and Harriet 42 and siblings John 14, Sabina 12, Walter 9, George 7 and Percy 5.

1901 Census

By 1901 Albert had become a butcher’s boy, aged 13, living at the Harlequin, Radcliffe on Trent with his parents William, a railway signalman, and Harriet and siblings Sabina 22, a shopkeeper, Walter 19, a railway porter, George 17, a railway clerk, Percy 15, errand boy, Bertie 9, Dorothy 7, Annie 3 and Arthur 2.

1911 Census

By 1911 he had become a plumber’s labourer aged 23, living at the Harlequin with parents William 61, a railway signalman and Harriet 56 and siblings Sabina 32, George 27, Dorothy Mary 17, Emma Ada 15, Florence Annie 13 and Arthur Edward 11. George’s occupation was given as law clerk and all three younger sisters as dressmaker’s apprentices.

Military Service

Rank: Acting Sergeant

Service Number: A/3304

Military Unit: Army Service Corps

Theatre of War: unknown, may have served in the UK

Medals Awarded: No details of medals available

Other information

Brother of Bertie Todd, who was killed in 1915

Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Lived in Radcliffe on Trent with parents and siblings.