1897 Sep 14. Born Middlesex
1901 census at Brentwood, Essex
1911 census at The Studio, High St, Brentwood, Essex (as on MIC)
1917 Nov 29 Gazetted 2nd Lt in Royal Sussex Regt.
1918 May 31 Transferred to RFC as 2nd Lt. Observer.
1920 Nov 22. Joined ADRIC with service no 1089. Posted to K Coy
1921 Mar 19 Posted to F Coy
1922 Jan Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC
He then worked for the NAFFI as a clerk & storekeeper for 5 and a half years, before joining Billericay RDC as a Clerk. Here he stole £145, and was bound over for 2 years
1930 Bound over on a theft charge in his job
1931 Jan/Mar Married in Billericay, Essex to Winifred Beard
1939 Register Living with wife Winifred at 13 Waynflete Place , Winchester. He is a Clerk timekeeper & checker
1940 May 6. Re-enlisted as an OR in ww2
1942 Aug 3. Still serving as a Sgt in RE
1973 Mar. Died Liskeard, Cornwall aged 75