We remember Charles Mcelroy Carpenter

We remember Charles Mcelroy Carpenter

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Hamilton, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada Source:9397893 27th November 1896
1917
enlistment Toronto Canada Source:6830371 24th July 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Aircraftman 3rd Class 74335 Royal Flying Corps Source:6830371 24th July 1917 - 26th November 1917
1917
location 6 East Lake Street, Chicago, Illinois United States parents address Source:6830371 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps General List Source:8859521 27th November 1917 - 31st December 1917
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant (Flying Officer) Royal Flying Corps General List - HQ Tng. Div. Source:8859521 1st January 1918 - 6th January 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 67 Training Squadron Source:8859521 7th January 1918 - 21st March 1918
employment Misc (Aviator-Cadet) Salesman For Source:6830371
1918
death Aeroplane accident - whilst diving Sopwith F.1 Camel, #B2521, lost control, partially recovered, stalled and right-hand spin into ground without engine running Shawbury United Kingdom Source:8859521 Source:9398515 21st March 1918
burial Shawbury (st. Mary The Virgin) Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Shropshire United Kingdom South East part Source:8859520

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Mcelroy
Initials CM
Last Name Carpenter
Source 6830371
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
6 East Lake Street, Chicago, Illinois United States parents address known 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 74335 Royal Flying Corps Aircraftman 3rd Class
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps General List - HQ Tng. Div. Second Lieutenant (Flying Officer)
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 67 Training Squadron Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps General List Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frederick Albert Carpenter father
Beatrice Wylie Carpenter nee Cercham mother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1917-04 5'9"

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription R58235
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription R58235

External Evidence

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LONDON GAZETTE, 22 JANUARY, 1918 Second lieutenant R58235
Ontario Birth Index 1860-1920 Transcription Roderick19330
Carpenter, C.M. (Charles McElroy) {RAF StoryVault] R58235

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The gravestone of Charles McElroy Carpenter. Roderick19330

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