Lt John Noel Hodgson Tinniswood

1886 Dec 25. Born Rangoon, Burma. His father was a Master Mariner

1891 Census at Penarth

1904 Dec 28. Gains 2nd Mate Cert

1906 Jul 2. Gains First Mate Cert

1912 Apr 12. Third class menu postcard printed on board the Titanic for Friday April 12, 1912. This menu was found by an Officer J N Tinniswood of the cable ship MINIA which was deployed in the recovery efforts after the sinking of the Titanic . The Minia recovered 13 bodies, only 3 were 3rd class passengers, and it is probable the menu was owned by one of these 3. this original menu postcard is owned by Margaret Haley of Halifax Nova Scotia. this is 190/500 of the limited edition run. It is signed by Margaret F Haley. shipping is 10.00 in lower 48 states

1915 Jul 17 Lands in France

1917 Jul 9. Commissioned 2nd Lt

1917 Sep 12. Taken POW

1918 Dec 6. Repatriated from Germany

1919 Nov 18. Relinquishes his commission and retains rank of Lt

1920 Jan/Mar Married Ida Barnes in Lewisham, London

1919 Jan 9. Seconded for duty with IWT

1919 Nov 18 Gazetted out as Lt . Ill health

1920 Jul 31. Joined ADRIC with service no 461. Posted to ? Coy

"Resigned" . No date given but no Coy allocated. So it would appear that he was not in ADRIC that long.

1933 Aug 19. Leaves UK for Paraguay with his wife Ida. They live in Paraguay and he is an engineer.

1939 Register. Living at 22 Claremont Close , Finsbury, London, England with Ida He is a Housing Property Manager

1948 Mar. Married Annie Roy in London

1959 Mar. Died in London aged 72