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Leaf, William Henry (Lieutenant)

Killed in Flying Accident 1918-10-30

Male Head

Birth Date: 1884-10-28 (age 34)

Born: ????, Kansas, USA

William Henry Leaf & Martha A Stewart

unmarried

Home: ????, Kansas, USA

Service
RAF
Unit
92 (F) Sqn- Squadron (RAF)
Aut Pugna Aut Morere (Either fight or die)
Base
France
Rank
Lieutenant
Marshal
Air Chief MarshalA/C/M
Air MarshalA/M
Air Vice MarshalA/V/M
Air CommodoreA/C
Group CaptainG/C
Wing CommanderW/C
Squadron LeaderS/L
Flight LieutenantF/L
Flying OfficerF/O
Pilot OfficerP/O
Warrant Officer 1st ClassWO1
Warrant Officer 2nd ClassWO2
Flight SergeantFS
SergeantSGT
CorporalCPL
Senior AircraftmanSAC
Leading AircraftmanLAC
Aircraftman 1st ClassAC1
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAC2
Position
pilot
Service Numbers
Leaf was an American who cane to Canada in early 1918 to enlist in the RAF. 1918-10-30: Leaf died in SE5, D-6925; when it crashed downwind from 100 feet after engine failure on take-off, for a practice session, at Bertry.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Find-A-Grave.com Find-A-Grave.com

Burial
Google Map Premont British Cemetery, France
Plot 1 Row C Grave 13


92 (F) Sqn- Squadron (RAF) Aut Pugna Aut Morere

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