1899 Born Middlesex . But nobody of that name there. He could be born Charles Arthur Read at Edmunton in Jan/Mar 1899 but that child died a few months later
Father given as E Tupper, 2/19 Crawley Lodge, Crawley, Sussex on his RNVR record. But nothing in 1911 census.
1918 Mar 4. Commissioned Midshipman
1919 Feb 14. Demobilised
1920 Dec 15. Joined ADRIC with service no 1259. Posted to L Coy
1921 Jun 16. Involved in Rathcoole Ambush - £45 compensation
1921 Oct 21 to 10 Nov He was "suspended"
1922 Jan He appears to have still been serving on demobilisation of ADRIC
1925 Marriage to Joyce Long in East Preston, Sussex