Eric Arthur Brock, E York Regt

1897 Sep 14. Born Doncaster. (he said he was born in 1895 in order to enlist in 1915)

1901 census 14, Avenue Road, Wheatley

1911 census at Montford Avenue Road Wheatley Doncaster

 

1915 Mar 17 Commissioned. The undermentioned Cadets and ex- Cadets of the Officers Training Corps to be Second Lieutenants (on probation). Eric Arthur Brock, 3rd Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment

1915 Sep 20. Landed in France

1916 Apr 9 Promoted Lt

1919 May 2. Attached RAF. His service record online

1919 Jul 7 Demobbed at Mountford Av Rd, Doncaster

1920 Apr 1. Relinquished his commission. Retained rank of Lt

1920 Nov 29. Joined ADRIC with service no 1119 posted to L Coy

1921 Sep 2. Re-engaged in ADRIC

1921 Oct 21 Suspended

1921 Nov 15 Removed from Suspension

1922 Jan 21 Discharged at demobilistion of ADRIC

1923 Apr 20. Leaves UK for Colombo, Ceylon. He is a "Tea Planter". UK address is Manor Pk Av, Doncaster. He is intending to live in Ceylon.

1929 Mar 16 Arrives in Canada from UK

1930 May . Married Myrtle Inez Johnson in Canada

1933 May 11 Writes to War Office from Saskatoon, Canada for his service record

1955 Dec 16. Died in Saskatchewan, Canada. Burial at Woodland Cemetery, Hamilton, Ontario,

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