Lt John Cropper IWT

1889 May 24 In Ormskirk

1891 census at Bickerstaffe

1901 census at Bickerstaffe

1913 Aug 6. Gains his Masters Cert

His address when he enlisted was Bickerstaffe, Ormskirk. He was a Mariner

1916 Oct 27 Commissioned 2nd Lt in IWT

1918 Jan 29. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp.- Lts. for duty with Inland Water Trans.:— J. Cropper

1919 Takes a Seaman's card. And has sailings in 1919 and 1920

1920 Married Elizabeth Smith in Ormskirk

1921 May 12 Joined ADRIC with service no 1949. Posted to Q Coy

1922 Jan He appears to still have been serving on demobilisation of ADRIC

1926 Married Mary Jackson in Ormskirk

1970 Jan-Mar. Died Ormskirk