2nd Lt Frank Heseltine Beckett KORL

1886 Jul 11.. Born Toxteth Park, Lancs

1886 Aug 22. Baptised

1891 census at Heatley, Lymm, Cheshire

1901 census at Aysgarth, North Yorkshire

1906 Sep 19 Leaves UK for USA. He is a "clerk" His grandmother paid his fare to USA.

1909 Jun 3. Arrives in UK from USA

1909 Oct 20 Arrives in Philadelphia, USA. He is a clerk, his UK address is Park House, Hawes and he is heading for Wilkinsburg. He says he was in USA 2 years ago for a period of 8 months.

1910 census USA, he is a lodger at Wilkinsburg Ward 2, Allegheny, Pennsylvania. He is a "clerk"

1915 May 6 Enlisted in Inns of Court OTC

1916 Jan 6. Commissioned 2nd Lt

1917 Jul 22. Royal Lancaster Regt.— 2nd Lt. F. H. Beckett resigns his commission.

1920 Aug 6. Joined ADRIC with service no 113, and posted to A Coy

1921 May 14. Posted to R Coy

1922 Jan 17 Discharged at demobilisation of ADRIC

1926 Jul/Sep Marries Olive Cotsworth at Barton-upon-Irwell. Lancs

1936 Oct 1. Writes to Army for his record

 

1939 Register Living at Park Lodge Cottage Fulmer Road , Eton R.D., Buckinghamshire,. Wife Hilda. He is a civilian clerk in RAF

1967 Jan/Mar Died at Windsor, Berks, aged 80

ADRIC

WO 374/5239