John Ralph Warde Aldam

17/08/1892 - --/--/1973

  • Forenames: John Ralph
  • Surname: Warde Aldam
  • Date of Birth: 17/08/1892
  • Place of Birth: Doncaster
  • Father: William Warde-Aldam
  • Mother: Sarah J Warde-Aldam
  • Siblings: William St. Andrew Warde-Aldam
  • Date of Marriage: 30/04/1924
  • Spouse: Joyce Etheline Gordon
  • Date of Death: --/--/1973
  • Age: 81
  • Rank: 2nd Lieut Captain,
  • Regiment: Yorkshire Dragoons
  • Service Record: Awarded BWM, VM.
  • Census Years: 1901, 1911
  • Other Sources: Medal Index Card. Britain School & University rolls 1914-1918.

Survived the war and died in 1973 in Doncaster


John Ralph Patientius Warde-Aldam

John Ralph Patientius Warde-Aldam, known as Ralph, was born in August 1892 in Doncaster. John lived with his parents and brother at Frickley Hall, and was educated at Eton and later Oxford University. Ralph served as a Second Lieutenant and was later promoted to Captain in the 1st Battalion Yorkshire Dragoons during the First World War. Ralph married Joyce Etheline Gordon in London in 1924 and later travelled extensively around the world. Ralph died in 1973 in Doncaster.