Lt. Gerald Gordon Simpson RFA

1893 May 26. Born Camberwell. His father Sidney was a Leather Merchant

1901 census at Bedford

1909 Nov 27. Indentured in Merchant Navy with Haldinstein & Co until 1913

1917 May 17. Gerald Gordon Simpson commissioned 2nd Lt in RFA

1917 Jul/Sep. Married in Northumberland to Lilian

1918. Nov 6 Promted Lt in RFA

1920 Oct 1 Lt G G Simpson RFA relinquishes his commission

1920 May 4 He has a Seaman's card and is on this date on SS Monnow He is only noted for one voyage

1921 May 24. Accepted in England. Joined ADRIC with service no 2001. Posted R Coy. Signal Instructor

1922 Jan . He appears to have served until demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register Living at 49 Westlands Grove , York with wife Lilian. . He is a sales supervisor - tea & provisions

1976 Died York

 

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