|Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)||28702||17th & 2nd Battalions|
Thomas was born in 1886 at Crich, and worked as a farm labourer before joining the Foresters.
He probably was in a new batch of men in August 1915 just after the 17th battalion was raised. [ ]
In 1918 he was awarded the Military Medal.
1918 Crich voters
Thomas Radford, Wheatcroft; absent on military service.
Medal Roll Index Card
He was awarded the Victory and British War Medals.
Derby Daily Telegraph
Wednesday 18 September 1918
The latest official list of awards of military medals includes the names of Corpl. F. Mosely (Derby) and 28702 Pte. T. Radford (Crich) both of the Notts and Derby Regiment.
[Cpl Mosley in the news piece is actually 202115 Cpl Mosby: ]
1939 Register: Plaistow Green
Thomas Radford (single) b.30 June 1885; farmer
1891: South Wingfield
|Austen E||son||1||South Wingfield|
|Daisy A||daughter||9 mo||South Wingfield|
RG12 piece 2747 folio 82 page 3
1901: South Wingfield