We remember John Gillespie Liddell

We remember John Gillespie Liddell

Timeline

Timeline

1899
birth Source:7577109 15th January 1899
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 1 S of A Source:7577109 10th September 1917 - 2nd November 1917
1917
events Fit as a Pilot Medical United Kingdom Source:7577109 20th September 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 2 S of A Source:7577109 2nd November 1917 - 8th February 1918
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps Source:7577109 20th December 1917
1917
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant (on probation) Royal Flying Corps Source:7577109 20th December 1917
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 35 Wing Source:7577109 8th February 1918 - 9th February 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 1 Training Depot Station, Stamford Aerodrome Source:7577109 9th February 1918 - 31st March 1918
1918
appointments Piot Source:9421272 1st April 1918
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Air Force No 1 Training Depot Station Source:7577109 1st April 1918 - 20th April 1918
1918
dates Age 19 Source:9417309 20th April 1918
service British Army Royal Berkshire Regiment Source:9417309
appointments Pilot Source:9417309
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) 2nd Lieutenant No 5 Training Depot Station, RAF Collyweston Source:9417309
service British Army Private 10053 Training Reserve 40th Battalion. Source:7577109
1918
death Killed in Action DH6, A9751, crashed whilst on approach to land at 2000 hrs. The cause is not known. The Pilot was killed. No 5 Trg Depot Stn, RAF Collyweston United Kingdom Source:9399921 Source:9417309 20th April 1918
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9417309
burial Stamford Cemetery Camelon Cemetery Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Stamford, Lincolnshire Stirlingshire United Kingdom United Kingdom Source:9417309 Source:9399921

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Gillespie
Initials JG
Last Name Liddell
Source 7577109
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10053 Training Reserve 40th Battalion. Private
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps Second Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) No 5 Training Depot Station, RAF Collyweston 2nd Lieutenant
British Army Royal Berkshire Regiment
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps Second Lieutenant (on probation)
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 1 S of A
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps 2 S of A
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 35 Wing
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Flying Corps No 1 Training Depot Station, Stamford Aerodrome
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force No 1 Training Depot Station Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Liddell father

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
British RAF Officers 1912-1920
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fife3190
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Mike152380

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
oyal Air Force Wittering Roll of Remembrance, Volume One, World War One; 1916 ~ 1918 Mike152380
Supplement to the London Gazette 1 January 1918 Mike152380
Royal Air Force Casualty Card - Liddell, J.G. (John Gillespie) Mike152380
Air Force List 1918 Mike152380
Royal Air Force Casualty Card Personal Mike152380
Royal Air Force Next of Kin Card Mike152380
Royal Air Force Roll of Honour Mike152380
The Scottish War Graves Project Forum Index - Stirling & Central Scotland Mike152380

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