We remember Edmund West Wadey Dfm

We remember Edmund West Wadey Dfm

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Eastbourne, Sussex United Kingdom Source:6768658 6th August 1896
1901
location 25 Beltring Road, Eastbourne United Kingdom parents address Source:8990900 31st March 1901
1902
sibling Stanley John Source:8990906 1902
1904
sibling Winifred Ada Source:8990906 1904
1907
sibling Eleanor Maud Source:8990906 1907
1908
sibling Issac Luther Source:8990906 1908
1909
sibling Violet Nancy Source:8990906 1909
1911
location 5 Glovers Cottages, Polegate United Kingdom parents address Source:8990906 2nd April 1911
1913
service Royal Navy Boy Sailor Source:8990904 16th September 1913 - 5th July 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Acting Air mechanic Class 1 J26800 Source:8990904 6th July 1914 - 31st March 1918
1914
enlistment Source:6768658 1914
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Sergeant 313941 Royal Air Force 216th Squadron Source:8990907 1st April 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Flying Medal (DFM) British Award/Decoration Source:8990907 2nd October 1918
1919
marriage Ada Ann Billingham Source:7620004 7th June 1919
employment Laundryman Source:6768658
1920
death Killed in an aeroplane crash en route from Khartoum to Cairo. Source:8990907 1st April 1920
burial Khartoum War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Sudan 9. C. 1 Source:8990907

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edmund West
Initials EW
Last Name Wadey Dfm
Source 6768658
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
25 Beltring Road, Eastbourne United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
5 Glovers Cottages, Polegate United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Boy Sailor
Royal Navy J26800 Acting Air mechanic Class 1
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 313941 Royal Air Force 216th Squadron Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Flying Medal (DFM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Amelia mother
John Edmund Wadey father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Stanley John brother 1902
Winifred Ada sister 1904
Eleanor Maud sister 1907
Issac Luther brother 1908
Violet Nancy sister 1909
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ada Ann Billingham wife 7th June 1919

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription John72644
British Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1924 Transcription John72644
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription John72644
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription John72644
Royal Navy, 1914 Star Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947

External Evidence

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A list of fatal accidents to British aircraft overseas 12 Nov 1918 - 1929 Jonathan101862

Multimedia

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birth cert John50370
death cert John50370
marr cert John50370
Remembered with Honour John72644
Distinguished Flying Medal John72644

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