Phillip Berrisford 1894 – 1918

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Notts & Derby Regimental Badge
Notts & Derby Regimental Badge

1894: born 30th June 1894 registered Chapel-en-le-Frith Vol 7b Page 748 J/A/S, son of William & Ada Berrisford.

1898: Phillip started North road school on 7th April 1898

Phillip was the oldest of 3 boys his brothers were Fred born 26th March 1896, started school on 22nd May 1900 & George born in 1899.

1901 Census: Living on Alma Street Fairfield aged 6yrs.

1911 Census: Living at 2 Lightwood Crescent age 16yrs.

Occupation: Shop Assistant at Grocers.

1911 Census
1911 Census

Military: Promoted to Corporal. Service No.241821.

The 2/6th formed at Chesterfield on 14 September 1914 as a second line unit & moved on 2nd November to Buxton, the battalion HQ occupied the Empire Hotel.

Empire Hotel circa 1927
Empire Hotel circa 1927

Memorial: Plot V11. D. 8

1918 Address: ‘Myrtledene’ Lightwood Road.

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