Samuel Roy Birtles, Cheshire Regt

1895 Jul 27 Born Altrincham

1895 Sep 11 Baptised

1901 census at 10, Beech House, Barrington Road, Altrincham

1911 census at Beech House Barrington Road Altrincham

Manchester University Officer Training Corps, 4th Battalion Cheshire Regiment; Lieutenant.

1917 Apr 26. Cheshire R. The undermentioned from Officer Cadet Units to be 2nd Lts. — Samuel Roy Birtles.

1920 Mar 10. Leaves UK for Lagos An Assistant. Travels 1st Class.

1920 Dec 20 Arrives in UK from Lagos, Nigeria. He is a Bank Assistant

1921 Jan 12. Joins ADRIC with service no 1485. Posted to I Coy.

1921 Jan/Mar Marries in Canterbury, Kent to Irma M R Pink

1921 Dec 5 Relinquishes his commission, 4th Bn. Cheshire R,— Lt S R Birtles

1922 Jan 18 Discharged from ADRIC at Demobilisation

1924 Jun 4. Notice is hereby given, that the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us, the undersigned, Samuel Roy Birtles and John Cooper, carrying on business as Coal Merchants and Coal Dealers and Carters and Contractors, at Hale-road Bridge, Altrincham, in the county of Chester, under the style or firm of BIRTLES AND COOPER, has been dissolved by mutual consent as and from the fourth day of June, 1924. All debts due to and owing by the said late firm will be received and paid respectively by the said Samuel Roy Birtles, who will continue to carry on the said business in his own name

1978 May 18. Buried Mount Royal Cemetery, Quebec, Canada