EOD Harrison, Leonard Henry

John Robertson

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Staff member
  • SURNAME
Harrison
  • FORENAME
Leonard Henry
  • UNIT
RAF Manby
  • RANK
Civilian Armament Instructor
  • NUMBER
  • AWARD
George Cross
  • PLACE
Immingham Docks,Lincolnshire 1940
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 6.1.1905 Devonport,Devon
educated Devonport Secondary School
enlisted R.A.F. January 1922
1 School of Technical Training,RAF Halton (Boy Entrant Aircraft Apprentice)
graduated December 1924 as Fitter Armourer (AC1)
R.A.F. Reserve (Sgt) 1934
RAF Manby (Civilian Armament Instructor) 1940
commissioned 13.5.1941 Acting Pilot Officer (101099) R.A.F.V.R.
Flying Officer May 1942
Flight Lieutenant 1944
retired 1949 as Wing Commander
Air Ministry until 1970
father of son Leonard and daughter Pat
died 15.7.1989 Bexley,Kent
Eltham Crematorium,London
 
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