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About Lancelot Race

Date of Birth
26 June 1895

Service Number
26670. 66632.

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
Registered Q3 1969

Place of Death
Registered Ipswich, Suffolk, England

Relationships

Parents
William Race born abt 1862 died 1911 buriel 08 February 1911, Staindrop and Margaret Hannah Hartley born abt 1862. Married Q2 1884 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Ada born abt 1885, John William born 7 August 1886, Tom born abt 1889, Harry born abt 1891, Margeret Hannah born abt 1893, Richard born abt 1898, Mabel born abt 1902, Noel born abt 1904

Marriage
Laura H Clark born 09 January 1890 . Married Q2 1922 Teesdale, Durham, England

Children
Mona born abt 1922, Vera born abt 1923, Olga born abt 1925, Alec born 09 March 1927, Harry born abt 1931,

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Coldstream Guards. Guards Machine Gun Regiment . 5th Reserve Battalion

Enlisted Address
Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1915 Miner . 1939 Roadman

Campaigns
At home posted to Caterham, England

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Main Street,Staindrop, Durham, England. 1911 Winston Road, Staindrop, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
1919 Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England 6632 Pte., Guards M. Gun Regt

Electoral Roll
1920 Raby Avenue (which is Winston Lane), Staindrop, Durham, England. 1922 West End, Staindrop, Durham, England. 1925 Moor Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England. 1931 Brookside (with wife) , Staindrop, Durham, England.

1939 Register
Anvil Holme , Darlington R.D., Durham, England

WW2Service
Special Constabulary

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry and Find my Past

Notes
Signed up for Coldsteam Guards 11 December 1915 Darlington. Approved 1 May 1918 Newcastle upon Tyne. Mobilized 30 April 1918. Posted 1 May 1918

- Research by JB