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Name Irving James Clarke (Snr).
Nick Name  
Last Known Address  
Family Circumstances Married with 5 children

Unit of Service Tank Corps.
Number and Rank 206267 Private.
Date & Place of Death 21st January 1960. aged 67. Shotley Bridge Hospital. Co Durham.
Grave Location
(if known)
 
Where Commemorated
(if known)
 

 

Details of any Medals, conflict, training or operations which the deceased had participated in during service.

WW1 in France. Invalided out of the Army due to a head wound.

Irving was awarded the 1914 - 1918 British War Medal and the Victory Medal.

 

Other general information. online links, images etc.

Irving was born In Field House, Cherry Knowles Hospital, Co Duham, which is now part of Sunderland.

Central Records show he was Baptised at St Peters Church, Monkwearmouth on the 7th March 1894.

After marriage he moved to The Gables, Ryhope Village where he practiced as a Dentist until his retirement.

His son Irving James Clarke Jnr (Jimmy) was also a Dentist.  He served in WW2 in the Royal Army Dental Corps and can be found by clicking the link below.  He also had anoither son called David who can be seen by clicking the link below/

Irving James Clarke (Jimmy)

David Clarke

 

Below is the Central Birth register recording Irving's Birth.

(Towards the bottom in the left column).

 

Below is the 1901 Census and summary.

In this Cencus Irving's father Henry Bruce Clarke is shown to have been born in Gloucestershire and his mother Josephine was shown to have been born in France.

Name:

Irving J Clarke

Age:

8

Estimated Birth Year:

abt 1893

Relation to Head:

Son (Child)

Gender:

Male

Father:

Henry Bruce Clarke

Mother:

Josephine Clarke

Birth Place:

Sunderland, Durham, England

Civil Parish:

Ryhope

Ecclesiastical parish:

Ryhope St Paul

Town:

Ryhope

County/Island:

Durham

Country:

England

Household Members:

Name

Age

Henry Bruce Clarke

36

Josephine Clarke

37

Osmond C Clarke

11

Irving J Clarke

8

Vera J Clarke

6

 

 

The 1911 Census.

In this Census Irving is shown to be a Dental Student .

Name:

Irving Clarke

Age in 1911:

17

Estimated Birth Year:

abt 1894

Relation to Head:

Son (Child)

Gender:

Male

Birth Place:

Sunderland, Durham, England

Civil Parish:

Ryhope

County/Island:

Durham

Country:

England

Street address:

Old Field House Ryhope Co Durham

Marital Status:

Single

Occupation:

Dental Perpil Student Post Time

Household Members:

Name

Age

Henry Bruce Clarke

45

Josephine Clarke

46

Osmond Clarke

20

Irving Clarke

17

Vera Clarke

15

Greta Clarke

7

 

 

Below is the Medal Register showing Irving's entitlement.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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