Ernest Albert Peacock

Collins Papers

There is not enough evidence to be sure, but this is the only E A Peacock on WO338

No date of birth known as not on RIC register.. This is only E A Peacock with MIC who was commissioned. Only one in WO338. And only one in LG. He seems to have been chosen specially, but I cannot crack him. I have used the details of the MIC man, which may be correct

1881 Jun 12. Born from 1939 Register

1891 Census living at East Dereham, Norfolk

1904 Married Emma E

1911 census Living at 23 Theatre Street, East Dereham

1917 Sep 25 Commissioned 2nd Lt

1920 May 30. E. Lan. R. Temp . Lt . E . A . Peacock relinquishes his commission on completion of service , and retains the rank of Lt

1921 Jan 1. Joined ADRIC with service no 1510. Posted to F Coy "no papers" "Recruited in Dublin for Chief of Police Office"

1921 Feb 21 Posted to Depot

1921 Mar 23. Promoted section leader.

1921 Aug 1 to 14 Aug on Leave

1921 Sep 19 Posted "Special Duty at Belturbet" for 28 days

1921 Oct 29 Posted for 4 days on "Special Duty at Trim"

1921 Nov 21 posted "special duty at Tralee" for 10 days

1921 Dec 23 to 6 Jan 1922 on Leave

1922 Jan 17. He was still serving on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Census Living at 87 Century Road , Great Yarmouth C.B., Norfolk, England (same as on MIC). Dairyman On Own Account living with wife Emma

1951 Dec. Died Norwich