2nd Lt George Pickup

1893 Dec 12. Born George Rose, his mother remarried

1901 census at New Field Farm, Heywood

1911 census at 15 Diamond Terrace, Spennymoor (Same as on RAF record)

From 1914 till he enlisted he worked for Pickup Bros, Mineral Water Manufacturers in Spennymor, Durham

1917 Dec 13. Commissioned 2nd Lt in RFC

RAF Record

1919 Apr 4. To unemployed list.

1921 Mar 14. Joined ADRIC with service no 1822. Posted to A Coy

Fined £1 by Coy Commander

1921 Aug 31. Discharged medically unfit, not due to RIC service

1939 Register Correct date of birth. Living at Cheadle Royal Mental Hospital Cheadle, Cheshire , Incapacitated. It also records he is a pensioned 2nd Lt in RAF

1971 Aug 21. Died (On RAF Record) in NE Cheshire - I assume he was still in the Mental Hospital