Ernest George Cumberlidge 1894-1962

Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery

Ernest George Cumberlidge was born in 1894 in Tunstall, Staffordshire, England. He was the son of Walter Cumberlidge and his wife Rebecca Lydia nee Berrington. He joined the Royal Field Artillery as a 2nd Lieutenant and was promoted to Lieutenant on 28 April 1918. On 6 November 1918 he was awarded the Croix de Guerre by France.

Ernest George Cumberlidge married Hilda Ford Hollinshead in 1922.

Medal Roll

ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY

213D

ROLL of INDIVIDUALS entitled to the Victory Medal and British War Medal granted under Army Orders 266 & 301 of 1919.

Regimental No.

Rank

Name

Record of disposal of decorations

Remarks

 

Lieutenant

CUMBERLIDGE E.G.

NW/5/12335

British War & Victory Medal IV 11769/W 28 Dec 1921

 

Medal Index Card

Name.

Corps.

Rank.

Regtl. No.

CUMBERLEDGE

Royal Field Artillery (SR)

Lieutenant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ernest George

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medal.

Roll.

Page.

Remarks.

VICTORY

RFA OFF132

213A

IV11769/W/d/- 28 Dec 1921/NW/5/12335

 

 

 

 

 

 

NW/5/12335

BRITISH

Ditto

Ditto

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theatre of War first served in

1 [France]

 

Date of entry therein

5 Feb 1917

 

 

 

 

K1380

 

 

Correspondence

Application for Medals 7 Jun 1921

EF9 returned 18 Jul 1921

Address

Ingleside, Tunstall, Staffs