15 Sep 1901
2 Apr 1911 (age 9)
52 Alan Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, England3
son as Frank attending school and living in six rooms with his parents and six siblings. Born in Ipswich
btw 10 May 1919 and 7 Mar 1930 (age 17-28)
Royal Air Force2
joining aged 17 of 52 Alan Road Ipswich. A turner of Weslyan religion, 5' 6½" tall, 28½" chest, brown hair, brown eyes, dark complexion and had a scar on back of left leg. Married Gladys May Allen on 21st March 1927 in Ipswich. Entered as a Boy becoming an AC2 on 15th September 1919, an AC1 on 1st July 1922 which was reclassified as an LAC (Leading Aircraftsman). Transferred to the RAF Reserve on 10th May 1927 and dischared on 7th March 1930 living at 24 Long Street Ipswich
29 Sep 1939 (age 38)
27 Cross Road, Witham, Essex, England5
a married metal window machinist living with his wife and five closed records. Born on 15th Sptember 1901
Q3 1956 (age 54)
Chelmsford "Registration District", Essex, England6
unsure where Gladys was born as there are many possibilities
England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Ipswich 1927 quarter:1 volume:4a page:1378. Cit. Date: 15 November 2018.
FindMyPast British Royal Air Force, Airmen's service records 1912-1939, (on-line at www.findmypast. co.uk). ref AIR 79/2817 service no:3330824. Cit. Date: 15 November 2018.
Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10828 class:RG78 piece:585 registration district:213 sub-district:2 enumeration district:3 schedule:278. Cit. Date: 13 November 2018.
England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ipswich 1901 quarter:4 volume:4a page:1040. Cit. Date: 13 November 2018.
1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1553E page:13 line:33 letter code:DOQF. Cit. Date: 16 November 2018.
England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Chelmsford 1956 quarter:3 volume:4a page:364. Cit. Date: 16 November 2018.
Ibid. Colchester 1935 quarter:2 volume:4a page:833. Cit. Date: 16 November 2018.