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Born 17 January, 1897, Radcliffe on Trent

Baptised 7th February 1897 St Mary’s Church, Radcliffe on Trent

Married 1924 in Belper to Evelyn (Eveline) Mason. Son Michael George born 1925 Belper

Died 27th July 1959, age 62 at New Barn Farm, Hazelwood, Derbyshire. Home address Ripon.

1901 Census

Cecil was living at the Harlequin, Radcliffe with father George age 39, a domestic butler, mother Eliza 34 and sister Florence 7. Also in the household were boarder Daniel Wolds, a joiner, and Nellie Steele, general domestic servant.

1911 Census

Living on Albert Street, Radcliffe, with his mother, Eliza Annie, and sister Florence who was 17 and employed as assistant milliner. He was a farm worker.

Military Service

From Medal Rolls Index Cards:

Rank: Driver

Service Number: 63191

Military Unit:  RAHQ 59th Div, Royal Field Artillery

(RAHQ: artillery headquarters of a Division)

Theatre of War: France and Flanders, date of entry 25.9.15.

Medals Awarded: 1914-1915 Star, British War and Victory

Military Personnel Address on 1918 Electoral Roll

Albert Street, Radcliffe on Trent

From the 1939 Register

Address: 147 Burton Street, Swadlincote District, Derbyshire

Occupation: chauffeur

Household: living with wife Evelyn, born 1902 and Gilbert Inglefield, architect born 1908 and wife Laura Inglefield, born 1907

Reasons for inclusion on Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour

Born and lived in Radcliffe on Trent