We remember Preston Anthony Augustus Enright

We remember Preston Anthony Augustus Enright

Timeline

Timeline

1899
birth Ipswich, Suffolk United Kingdom Source:7562152 Source:7620489 3rd April 1899
1901
dates Age 1 Source:7620489 1901
1901
location 13 St Pauls Road, Margate, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:7620489 1901
1911
dates Age 11 Source:7620491 1911
1911
location Preston Down Road, Paignton, Devon United Kingdom parents address Source:7620491 1911
1917
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:7562152 3rd June 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Probationary Flight Officer PI 40368 Royal Naval Air Service Crystal Palace-Eastbourne-Cranwell Source:7562152 3rd June 1917 - 30th October 1917
1917
location Brandiston Rectory, Alderford, Norwich, Norfolk United Kingdom parents address Source:7562152 1917
1917
commission Temporary Source:7562152 31st October 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Flight Sub-Lieutenant PI 40368 Royal Naval Air Service Cranwell-Manston Fighting School-No. 2 Wing Source:7562152 31st October 1917 - 31st March 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant PI 40368 Royal Air Force No. 2 Wing-222 Squadron-62 Wing-220 Squadron Source:7562152 1st April 1918
1918
hospitalisation 'Seriously injured'. Hospital/Institution Source:7562152 16th May 1918
1918
missing 'Seen to spin into the sea, dragging oper. failed to recover body or machine'. '31/5/19. Killed while flying, 2/11/18' Source:7562152 2nd November 1918
1918
death 'Killed while flying. Seen to spin into the sea, dragging oper. failed to recover body or machine'. Near Mudros, Lemnos, Aegean Sea Greece Source:7562152 Source:7620657 2nd November 1918
1919
awards Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) British Award/Decoration Source:7562152 3rd June 1919
burial Doiran Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Greece Greece Source:7620499

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Preston Anthony Augustus
Initials PAA
Last Name Enright
Source 7562152
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
13 St Pauls Road, Margate, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Brandiston Rectory, Alderford, Norwich, Norfolk United Kingdom parents address known 1917
Preston Down Road, Paignton, Devon United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy PI 40368 Royal Naval Air Service Crystal Palace-Eastbourne-Cranwell Probationary Flight Officer
Royal Navy PI 40368 Royal Naval Air Service Cranwell-Manston Fighting School-No. 2 Wing Flight Sub-Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) PI 40368 Royal Air Force No. 2 Wing-222 Squadron-62 Wing-220 Squadron Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Augusta mother
John Anthony Enright father

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
British RAF Officers 1912-1920
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Clare995
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Clare995
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Clare995
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Clare995

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
CWGC record for P A A Enright, killed 2 November 1918 Clare995
St Nicholas Church, Brandiston, Norfolk, memorial Clare995
Will Probate of Preston Anthony Augustus Enright, died 2 Nov 1918 Clare995

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