STRICK, John Arkwright. Chevalier of the Legion d’Honneur, DSO & CB

Major, brevet Colonel, Temp Major General, Kings Shropshire Light Infantry. WW1 mentioned in despatches. Previously served in India where he took part in campaigns on the North-West Frontier.  b 1870 Stoke on Trent. Married Sept 1914 in Bombay to Iris Gwendoline Cammell, b 1889 London. 1901C living at Brookfield Manor, Hathersage. Their only child Capt. John Richard Strick was killed at Anzio 18/2/1944.