PlaceArmitage, Staffordshire (1)
Date25 Feb, 1914, a.m.
Railway CompanyLondon and North Western Railway
No of Fatalities1
Cause of AccidentFell from train
Brief description of eventsVictim was on his way home from training in Portsmouth on the 11.45 p.m. (24th) London Easton to Carlisle with a number of colleagues. It is thought that he opened the door to the outside of the carriage in mistake for the door into the corridor.
Source/Bibliography/Further ReadingLichfield Mercury, 27th February 1914
WOODHOUSE; Richard; 27; Naval reservist; Lower Kenziels, Annan; DFS; Married with two children. Brother of James; 1914/Mar Lichfield 6b 646