We remember Edmund Roger Tempest

We remember Edmund Roger Tempest

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Timeline

1869
sibling Francis Roger Tempest Source:4387473 14th October 1869
1873
sibling Agnes Mary Tempest Source:4387473 1873
1874
sibling Wilfrid Joseph Tempest Source:4387473 2nd July 1874
1875
sibling Maude Mary Tempest Source:4387473 October 1875
1877
sibling Aelred Joseph Tempest Source:4387473 31st March 1877
1879
sibling Aidan Joseph Tempest Source:4387473 25th December 1879
1881
sibling Ethel Mary Frances Tempest Source:4387473 1881
1882
sibling Norbert Joseph Tempest Source:4387473 3rd June 1882
1885
sibling Rev Arthur Joseph Tempest Source:4387473 19th October 1885
1889
sibling Major Wilfrid Norman Tempest Source:4387473 8th June 1889
1891
sibling Major Wulstan Joseph Tempest Source:4387473 22nd January 1891
1891
sibling Audrey Clare Tempest Source:4387473 15th September 1891
1894
birth Potefract, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8898569 30th October 1894
1897
sibling Monica Helen Tempest Source:4387473 September 1897
1900
sibling Francis Basil Tempest Source:4387473 5th July 1900
1901
education The Oratory School Berkshire United Kingdom Source:4387473 1901
1901
location The Oratory School, Berkshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:4387473 1901
1907
education Oratory Colleg Edgebaston United Kingdom Source:9189614 26th September 1907
1912
employment Farmer Perdiin, Saskatchewan Canada Source:9189614 October 1912 - 1914
1912
location Perdin, Saskatchewan Canada their own address Source:9189614 October 1912 - 1914
1914
employment British Army Officer British Army Source:9189565 30th November 1914
1914
commission Temporary Source:9189565 30th November 1914
1914
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 11th (Reserve) Battalion Source:9189610 30th November 1914 - 14th July 1915
1915
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps Source:9189610 15th July 1915 - 4th December 1915
1915
location Ackworth Grange, Pontefract, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8898569 18th August 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9189610 3rd December 1915 - 1st July 1916
1915
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps No 6 Squadron Source:9189610 4th December 1915 - 31st March 1916
1916
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps No 6 Squadron Source:9189610 1st April 1916 - 29th April 1916
1916
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps No 29 Squadron Source:9189610 29th April 1916 - 29th July 1917
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9189610 9th July 1916 - 28th August 1916
1916
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps No 15 Squadron Source:9189714 1916
1916
hospitalisation Admitted to hospital and transferrerd to England Hospital/Institution Source:9189610 19th August 1916 - 28th August 1916
1917
awards Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) British Award/Decoration Source:9189565 March 1917
1917
appointments A Flight Commander, No 64 Squadron, RFC Source:9189714 30th July 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Captain Royal Flying Corps No 64 Squadron Source:9189714 30th July 1917 - 31st March 1918
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9189610 14th October 1917
1917
events Aerial Victory Flying Service North West of Bourlon Wood France Source:9189614 30th November 1917
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Graincourt France Source:9189614 8th March 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Biache France Source:9189614 17th March 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Douai France Source:9189614 17th March 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Cambrai France Source:9189614 18th March 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Pronville France Source:9189614 22nd March 1918
1918
employment RAF Officer Royal Air Force Source:9189565 1st April 1918 - 17th December 1921
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Captain Royal Air Force No 64 Squadron Source:9189714 1st April 1918
1918
events Aerial Warfare Flying Service Ervillers France Source:9189614 2nd April 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Boiry Notre Dame France Source:9189614 23rd April 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Vitry en Artois France Source:9189614 3rd May 1918
1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9189565 13th May 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service North West of Steenwerck France Source:9189614 31st May 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Festubert France Source:9189614 12th June 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Drocourt France Source:9189614 20th July 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Roye France Source:9189614 10th August 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Roye France Source:9189614 11th August 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Roye France Source:9189614 11th August 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service Chaulnes France Source:9189614 12th August 1918
1918
events Aerial Victory Flying Service North of Roye France Source:9189614 14th August 1918
1919
appointments Test Pilot, Martlesham Source:9189714 1919
1919
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Captain Royal Air Force Aeroplane Experimental Station, Martlesham Source:9189714 1919
1919
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Captain Royal Air Force No 216 Squadron Source:9189714 1st August 1919 - January 1921
1920
appointments Bomber Pilot, No 216 Squadron, RAF Source:9189714 1920 - January 1921
1920
theatres Egypt :4 Source:9189714 1920 - January 1921
1921
appointments Reconnaissance Pilot, No 6 Squadron, RAF Source:9189714 January 1921 - 17th December 1921
1921
theatres Mesopotamia :6b Source:9189714 January 1921 - 17th December 1921
1921
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Captain Royal Air Force No 6 Squadron Source:9189714 January 1921 - 17th December 1921
events Pilot Training Training Military School, Birmingham United Kingdom Source:8898569
employment RFC Officer Royal Flying Corps France Source:9189565
appointments Flying Officer, Royal Flying Corps Source:9189565
1921
death Killed in Action Killed when the Airco DH.10 he was flying crashed on take off at an aerodrome in West Baghdad Baghdad Iraq Source:9189615 17th December 1921
burial North Gate War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Baghdad Iraq Source:9189615

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edmund Roger
Initials ER
Last Name Tempest
Source 4387473
First Names 'tempo'
Initials '
Last Name Tempest
Source 9189714
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Ackworth Grange, Pontefract, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 18th August 1915
Perdin, Saskatchewan Canada their own address October 1912 - 1914
The Oratory School, Berkshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 11th (Reserve) Battalion Temporary Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps Temporary Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 6 Squadron Temporary Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 6 Squadron Temporary Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 29 Squadron Temporary Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 15 Squadron Temporary Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Aeroplane Experimental Station, Martlesham Temporary Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 64 Squadron Temporary Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force No 64 Squadron Temporary Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force No 216 Squadron Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force No 6 Squadron Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Helen Tempest nee O'Rourke mother
Wilfrid Francis Tempest father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Major Wilfrid Norman Tempest brother 8th June 1889
Major Wulstan Joseph Tempest brother 22nd January 1891
Audrey Clare Tempest sister 15th September 1891
Monica Helen Tempest sister September 1897
Francis Basil Tempest brother 5th July 1900
Francis Roger Tempest brother 14th October 1869
Agnes Mary Tempest sister 1873
Wilfrid Joseph Tempest brother 2nd July 1874
Maude Mary Tempest sister October 1875
Aelred Joseph Tempest brother 31st March 1877
Aidan Joseph Tempest brother 25th December 1879
Ethel Mary Frances Tempest sister 1881
Norbert Joseph Tempest brother 3rd June 1882
Rev Arthur Joseph Tempest brother 19th October 1885

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Fallen Eagles: Airmen Who Survived The Great War Only to Die in Peacetime M2740

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