Capt. George William West RFA


1892 Sep 10 Born Strood, Kent in North Aylesford Union Workhouse to Lucy Jane West, single mother. The mother was a Domestic Servant

1901 census at Wainscott, Frindsbury Extra, Strood

1911 census. Living at 5 Fosters Cotts Wainscott, Friendsbury Extra, Kent,

1917 Jan 30. Commissioned 2nd Lt. He was a Battery Sgt Major at the time

1920 Jan 25. RFA . The undermentioned Lts. retire receiving a gratuity , and are granted the rank of Capt.:— G . W . West

1920 Oct 25. Joined the ADRIC with service no 880. Posted to D Coy.

1922 Jan 20. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register He is a Caretaker living with wife Florence at Ardmonagh Ralphs Ride , Easthampstead R.D., Berkshire

1961 Jan/Mar Died Windsor aged 68