Frank Cumberlidge 1890-1965

Private 201627

Frank Cumberlidge was born on 17 December 1890 in Leek, Staffordshire, England. He was the youngest son of William Cumberlidge and his wife Elizabeth Jane nee Atkins. He enlisted into the 5th Battalion of the North Staffordshire Regiment becoming Private 5261. He later became Provate 201627 before being discharges as medically unfit for war service on 26 April 1918.

He married Winifred Owen in 1919 and they had a daughter Winifred Joyce Cumberlidge born in 1921. Winifred died in 1960 and Frank died in 1965.

Medal Roll

 

NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE REGIMENT OR CORPS

ROLL of INDIVIDUALS entitled to the Victory Medal and British War Medal granted under Army Orders 266 and 301 of 1919.             No. 2,262. B

Regtl. No.

Rank

Name

Unit

Remarks

201627

CUMBERLIDGE, Frank

5261 1/5 North Staffordshire Regiment Private

 

Lichfield 24 December 1920

Silver War Badge

ROLL OF INDIVIDUALS entitled to the “WAR BADGE”

11 Apr 1918 F/A/226 WAR OFFICE

Regtl No.

Rank

Name

Unit

No. of Badge

Enlistment

Discharge

Cause of Discharge

Whether served Overseas

201627

Private

Cumberlidge, Frank

5 North Staffordshire

402,579

25 May 1915

26 Apr 1918

A.O.2 of 10th Aug 1917 Para. 2(b)(1); Age on Discharge: 26 Years 11 Months

Yes

Lichfield, 10 April 1918

Medal Index Card

Name.

Corps.

Rank.

Regtl No.

CUMBERLIDGE

North Staffordshire Regiment

Private

5261

 

 

201624

 

 

 

Frank

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medal.

Roll.

Page.

Remarks.

VICTORY

F/104B18

2262

 

BRITISH

Do

Do

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Silver War Badge List

F/A/226

Theatre of War first served in

 

Date of entry therein

 

 

 

 

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