John Charles Porter, N Staffs


1897 Aug 14. Born at Ball Haye Green, Leek, Staffordshire

1897 Sep 12. Leek, Staffordshire, England christened John Charles Porter son of Daniel Porter and Annie Durose

1901 census at 10 Ball Haye Green, Leek, Staffordshire

1911 census at Borough Arms, Broad Street, Shelton, Staffordshire he is living with mother Annie and stepfather, Arthur Rhodes

I cannot get him with a MIC. 18975 John C Porter who is a Private and no sign of commission is the only card that seems vaguely plausible

1918 Jun 26. The undermentioned cadets to be temp. 2nd I/ts. N Staffs Reg. John Charles Porter

1920 Aug 8 Joins ADRIC with service no 81. Posted to Depot Coy.

1921 Jan 10. Promoted Section Leader

1921 Apr 2. Posted J Coy and reverts to T/Cadet

1921 Aug 9 Resigns from ADRIC on completion of service.

1921 Sep 1. Service Battalions. The undermentioned relinquish their commissions on completion of service: .N. Stafford. R. Temp. 2nd Lts., and retain the rank of 2nd Lt.: — J. C. Porter

1924 Oct 29. Married at St Anne's R.C.Church, Cobham Street, Accrington, Lancashire to Ellen Moretta Iredale. He was a " Stenotype Machinist "

1939 Register. Living at 3 Wrenwood Edward Street , Oldham C.B., Lancashire. He is a Newspaper Overseller

1956 Jan 2. His wife died

1970 Died Oldham Lancs aged 73