Lt Joseph Charles Pitt, Som LI

 

1887 Jul 1. Born Gloucester, Gloucestershire

1891 census at 40, Swan Village, West Bromwich

1901 census at 5, Finester Court, Gloucester

1905 Jul 11 Joined Militia 3rd Gloucestershire Regt. He was a baker's labourer

1905 Aug 23 Enlisted in Regular forces 17th Lancers. He is a Baker

1907 Sep 4. Posted to India

1911 census in India with 17th Lancers

1912 Apr 17 . Posted back to UK

1912 May 7. Discharged

1913 Married Mary Mildred Seach in Gloucester

1915 May 19 Landed in France

1918 Mar 27 Commissioned 2nd Lt. in SLI

1919 Sep 27. Som LI. Temp. 2nd Lt. J. C. Pitt to be temp. Lt.

1920 Dec 17. Som. L.I. The undermentioned temp. Lts. relinquish their commissions on completion, of service, and retain the rank of Lt.: — J. C. Pitt.

1920 Aug 13. Joined ADRIC with service no 200.

1920 Nov 2. Resigned at own request

1922 May 22. Cycling without lights

1922 Jul 15. Stole a bicycle

1933 Dec 3. Jailed

1935 Jan 8. Fined

1935 Jan 14. Jail

1936 Jan 3. Sharp Lesson

1941 Jan 21. Died St Pancras London aged 53

 

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