1889 Nov 16. Born Martley, Worcs
1891 census at Lower Barrow, Longley Green, Suckley
1901 census at Barnards Green, Guarlford
1911 census at Holly Lodge Malvern Link
1914 Dec 18. The undermentioned to be temporary Second Lieutenants. Hugh Lionel Cross
1916 Sep 26. Durh. L.I. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp. 2nd Lts.: — H. L. Cross, from Linc. R. 26 Sept. 1916, but with seniority from 18 Dec. 1914.
1917 Feb 25 W Yorks Regt, garrison battalions. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp. Lts.: — 25 Feb. 1917. H. L. Cross.
1918 Dec 21. Dep. Asst. Prov. Marshals. Temp. Lt. (temp. Capt.) H. L. Cross relinquishes the temp, rank of Capt. on vacating his appt. 13th Jan. 1919.
1918 May 27. Lt. H. L. Cross, from R. Def. Corps, T.F., to be temp. Lt., Gen. List, and to be temp. Capt. whilst empld. as an Asst. to an Asst. Prov.Marshal. 27th May 1918.
1919 Jan 1. Gazetted out as Capt
1921 Apr 14. Joined ADRIC with service no 1890. Posted to Depot Coy
1921 Jun 1. Appointed Assistant Adjutant and 3rd DI
1921 Jul 5 Reverted toT/Cadet and "held on Command" Awaiting move to RIC
1921 Sep 22. Permanent Cadet
1921 Sep 14.Married Tynemouth, Northumberland to Winifred O Mayhew
1922 May 9 Pensioned from RIC
1941 He was a Sanitary Superintendent for Whickham Council
1954 Died Tynemouth, Northumberland