TOM DANIEL 1882–1949
Born 15th March 1882 in Ruskington, Lincs.
Married in November 1903 to Emily Richmond of Mount Pleasant, Radcliffe on Trent.
Children: Winifred Emily born 1904, John Tom born 1906, David Albert born 1909, George Henry born 1910, William born 1913, Lilian born 1915 and Clifford, born 1918, Robert 1921, Norman 1924. Winifred married William Vickerstaff in 1922.
Died 1949 in Bingham District
Buried in Radcliffe Cemetery, grave reference B138
Age 9 living with father David, a general labourer, mother Mary Ann née Jordan, sisters Fanny 15, Sarah Rebecca 12, Eliza Ann 6 and brother David Albert 3 on Chapel Lane, Ruskington, Lincolnshire.
Age 19 lodging with William (who also came from Ruskington) and Nellie Ellis, Hogg Lane, Radcliffe on Trent. He is employed as a railway labourer.
Age 29 living with wife Emily and his four children: Winifred 6, John Tom 4, David Albert 2 and George Henry 4 months at 14 Crown St off Carlton Rd, Nottingham. He is employed as a window cleaner.
Service Number: 54925
Military Unit: 4th (Reserve)Leicestershire Regiment
Theatre of War: service record indicates all his service was in the U.K. so therefore did not serve in a theatre of war
Called up for Service 6.7.1916 and attested 7th July 1916 at Derby
Address: Chapel Yard, Radcliffe on Trent; occupation window cleaner, age 34 years 113 days, height 5ft 3⅜ins, chest 40ins, weight 134lbs
30.10.16: 2 days in Military Hospital, Catterick Camp with Ringworm
3.7.17: N.Somercotes – inattention on Parade, 4 days Confined to Camp.
11.7.17: N.Somercotes – idle and inattention on Parade, 7 days C.C.
21.7.17: Doncaster – using obscene language to a non-commissioned officer, 7 days C.C.
3.8.17: N.Somercotes – overstaying draft leave from Tattoo until 10 p.m. on the 6th inst. (4 days), 168 hours detention.
27.9.17: Transferred to 5th (Cyclist) Battalion, East Yorks. Regiment, no. 534605
24.11.17: Burton Constable – not at place of duty to scrub tent(?) floor, 7 days confined to barracks.
16.2.18: Cresswell – whilst on active service being improperly dressed whilst walking out, 2 days Confined to Barracks.
24.2.18: Cresswell – whilst on active service 1) disobeying an order given by an N.C.O., 2) using threatening language to an N.C.O., 168 hours detention.
12.3.18: Transferred to 479 Agricultural Company, Labour Corps.
22.3.19: Transferred to 477 Agr. Company, Labour Corps, Lincoln
29.6.19: Demobilised to Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent. Character: Good.
Medals Awarded: Ineligible for campaign medals because he served in the U.K.
From the 1922 Electoral Register
Address: Mount Pleasant, Radcliffe on Trent
Household: living with wife Emily
From the 1939 Register
Address: 2 Council Houses, Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent
Occupation: General labourer
Household: living with wife Emily and sons Robert and Norman.
Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Lived in Radcliffe on Trent 1901 and demobilised to village.