Lt. James Clarke Cave, MCG

1898 Jul 9. Born Sheffield

1901 census at 107, Alma Road, Southampton St Mary

1911 census at Brentwood Villas Dore Sheffield

Educated St Bees School, Cumberland

1913 to Jul 1915 St Bees OTC

1916 Nov 17. Enlisted

1918 Feb 27. The undermentioned cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts. - R. Muns. Fus.—James Clarke Cave.

1919 Aug 27 . MGC. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp. Lts.:— J. C. Cave.

1921 Jun 1. Joined ADRIC with service no 2011. Posted to Q Coy

1922 Jan . He appears to have still been serving on demobilisation of ADRIC

1921 Jul/Sep Married Sheffield to Vera Wedgwood Wilson

1921 Sep 1. MGC. The undermentioned relinquish their commissions on completion of service and retain the rank of Lt.: — J. C. Cave.

1923 Aug 19. Arrives in Canada from UK. A married "merchant" intending to go into "farming" in Canada, married, but not accompanied by his wife. He intended going to Winnipeg.

1939 Register at Walk House Baston Road , South Kesteven R.D., Lincolnshire with wife Vera W, he is a rep in Agricultural fertilisers

1975 Apr/Jun Died Corby, Northamptonshire

I have the reference to his WO339 file.

 

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