We remember Edward Wilmer Leggatt

We remember Edward Wilmer Leggatt

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth India Source:7576709 Source:8774235 12th February 1892
1915
commission Regular Source:8774227 12th May 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire Regiment) Source:8774227 12th May 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8774236 16th May 1915
1916
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8774225 28th March 1916
1916
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Flight Commander (Temporary Captain) Royal Flying Corp Source:8774231 13th May 1916
1916
internment pow Source:8774142 9th August 1916
marriage Philomena Rowen Dowling Source:9294099
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Source:7576709
1971
death Source:9294098 1971

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward Wilmer
Initials EW
Last Name Leggatt
Source 7576709
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC)
British Army The Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire Regiment) Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corp Flight Commander (Temporary Captain)
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Philomena Rowen Dowling wife -

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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British RAF Officers 1912-1920
Prisoners of War 1715-1945 Transcription Trevor65535
Canadian Expeditonary Force attestations 1914-1918 Transcription Trevor65535
Medal Index Cards Transcription Trevor65535
Victoria Marriages 1836-1942 Transcription Trevor65535

External Evidence

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MC Citation Trevor65535
Second Lieutenant Trevor65535
Temporary Captain RFC Trevor65535
Lieutenant Trevor65535
Imperial War Musuem. Artefacts related to Holzminden Trevor65535
Aviators Certificate Trevor65535

Multimedia

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Portrait photograph of Captain E.W. Leggatt Yvonne27542
Escape Equipment Trevor65535

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