We remember John King Hardy

We remember John King Hardy

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Timeline

Timeline

1899
birth Cambridge, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom Source:7568310 Source:7604828 3rd May 1899
1901
dates Age 1 Source:7604834 1901
1901
location Clarks Hill, Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:7604834 1901
1911
dates Age 11 Source:7604830 1911
1911
location Sandroyd School, Cobham, Surrey United Kingdom school/college address Source:7604830 1911
1917
enlistment Crystal Palace, London United Kingdom Source:7568310 3rd June 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Probationary Flight Officer PI 40372 Royal Naval Air Service Crystal Palace-Vendome-Cranwell Source:7568310 3rd June 1917 - 25th September 1917
1917
location 5 Grange Road, Cambridge United Kingdom parents address Source:7568310 1917
1917
commission Temporary Source:7568310 26th September 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Flight Sub-Lieutenant PI 40372 Royal Naval Air Service Cranwell-Killingholme-Calshot Source:7568310 26th September 1917 - 31st March 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant PI 40372 Royal Air Force Calshot-Seaplane Squadron, Alexandria-64 Wing Source:7568310 1st April 1918
1919
discharge Source:7568310 8th April 1919
1919
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:7568310 3rd June 1919
1926
employment Aeronautical Research Engineer Royal Aircraft Establishment - Farnborough Farnborough, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:7646496 1926 - 1930
1930
employment Food Preservation Engineer DSIR - Ditton Laboratory East Malling, Kent United Kingdom Source:7646496 1930 - 1940
1936
marriage Marjorie Mabyn Grigg-MacDonald Source:7604835 3rd April 1936 - 1945
1939
location Cross Keys Farm, Sevenoaks, Kent United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9652475 1939
1940
employment Aeronautical Research Engineer Royal Aircraft Establishment Source:7646511 1940 - 1950
1945
marriage Ruth Scandrett Source:8670531 2nd November 1945
1979
death Not War Related Greeba, Isle of Man Isle of Man Source:7606187 19th October 1979

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John King
Initials JK
Last Name Hardy
Source 7568310
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
5 Grange Road, Cambridge United Kingdom parents address known 1917
Clarks Hill, Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom away from home address known 1901
Cross Keys Farm, Sevenoaks, Kent United Kingdom other group residence address known 1939
Sandroyd School, Cobham, Surrey United Kingdom school/college address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy PI 40372 Royal Naval Air Service Crystal Palace-Vendome-Cranwell Probationary Flight Officer
Royal Navy PI 40372 Royal Naval Air Service Cranwell-Killingholme-Calshot Flight Sub-Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) PI 40372 Royal Air Force Calshot-Seaplane Squadron, Alexandria-64 Wing Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Bate Hardy father
Alice Mary Finch mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marjorie Mabyn Grigg-MacDonald wife 3rd April 1936
Ruth Scandrett wife 2nd November 1945

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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British RAF Officers 1912-1920
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Clare995
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Clare995
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Clare995
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Clare995
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Clare995

External Evidence

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Early career of John King Hardy Clare995
RAE representative on aircraft de-icing at NACA in the USA, 1942-47 Clare995
Mention in Despatches for Lt John King Hardy. Clare995
Report summary.A system for the automatic timing of aircraft over a speed course. Clare995
Seaplane world speed record using new RAE photographic apparatus, 1929 Clare995
R38 Memorial Prize awarded to J K Hardy for paper on 'Protection of Aircraft Against Ice', 1947 Clare995
RNAS officer's service record for John King Hardy Clare995
Newspaper report of marriage of John King Hardy & Ruth Scandrett, 2 Nov 1945, California. Clare995
Link on this website to Aircraftsman John Henry Brigden. Clare995
Link on this website to Aircraftsman Harold Northfield. Clare995
Link on this website to Lt Gordon Frank Hyams, RNAS Clare995
1939 Register details for John K Hardy in Sevenoaks, Kent Clare995

Multimedia

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John King Hardy in RNAS uniform, 1917 Clare995
Flt Sub-Lt John King Hardy and pals, Sept 1917 Clare995
Three pals of John King Hardy, Sept 1917 Clare995
John King Hardy in RNAS uniform, June 1917 Clare995
John King Hardy with family in garden, 1917 Clare995
J K Hardy with cadets at Vendome, 1917 Clare995
Maurice Farman N5047 at Vendome, 1917 Clare995
Mechanics working on aircraft engine, Vendome,1917 Clare995
J K Hardy and pal sailing, Alexandria, Egypt, 1918 Clare995
Launching Sopwith Baby at Alexandria, 1918 Clare995
Officers at RAF seaplane base, Alexandria, 1918 Clare995
Jazz players at Seaplane base, 1918 Clare995
Inscription on rear of Jazz players photo, 1918 Clare995
Staff car at Seaplane Base, Alexandria, 1918. Clare995

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