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About Francis (Frank) Jackson

Date of Birth
4 June 1895

Service Number
84551

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
Q3 1978

Place of Death
Bromyard, Herefordshire, England

Relationships

Parents
Francis Richard Jackson born abt 1867, Mary Jane Chandler born abt 1870 married Q2 1892 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Alfred born abt 1893

Marriage
Maud Collinson born abt 1900 married Q2 1920 Teesdale, Durham, England .Freda Brown Q4 1940 Darlington, Durham, England

Children
Vera born abt 1930

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Royal Garrison Artillery

Rank
Major, Bombardier

Enlisted Address
West End, Staindrop, Durham, England

Medals
1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal Military Medal 1917 Gazette date 18 October 1917

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1911 Estate Clerk,1939 Chief Land Agent Registered Architect And Surveyor To Owners Middlesbrough Est Ltd Middlesbrough Also Small Hold

Campaigns
Italy

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Off Main Street, Staindrop, Durham, England. 1911 West End, Staindrop, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
Francis Jackson, West End, Staindrop, Durham, England 84551, 307 RGA

1939 Register
Cleatlam House Winston, Darlington , Barnard Castle R.D., Durham, England (Divorced)

WW2Service
Local knowledge suggest he was in the Home Guard

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find my Past, Family and Local Knowledge

- Research by JP