Born: 11 June 1898 in Tilstock, Shropshire and baptised there on 7 August the same year.
Family: He was the third of five children of Joseph Henry Hinde, a carpenter, and his wife Elizabeth. He married Ruth Dorricott in 1926 in Whitchurch, Shropshire and together they had one child Roy E.
Residence: The family were living at 12 St. John’s Street at the time of the 1901 and 1911 censuses. In 1919 the Absent Voters’ Register gives his address as 38 Egerton Road, Whitchurch (still living with his family as his brother has the same address). In 1939 he was living at 9 Claypit Street Terrace with his wife and child.
Employment: In 1939 he was an assistant inspector of postmen working for the Post Office.
Died: In 1972 at Newport, Shropshire, aged 74
Regiment: Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Service Number: 316002
Date of Enlistment: Not known
Date of Discharge: Not known
Reason for Discharge: Not known