1894 Jan 28. Born Yarmouth, Norfolk
1901 census at Bungay Road, Geldeston
1911 census at Newgate Kirby Cane Bungay
1915 Jun 27. Landed in France.
1917 Aug 28 MM Gazetted. His Majesty the KING has been graciously pleased to award the Military Medal for bravery in the Field to the undermentioned Non-Commissioned Officers and Men: — 54288 Cpl. L. V. Beckett, R.E.
1918 Mar 6. Commissioned 2nd Lt in RNVR. To be tempy. Sub.-Lieut.— Leonard V. Beckett.
1919 Sep 18. Transferred to unemployed list. . Lt. L. V. Beckett. He moved from RNAS to RFC as the whole contingent were transferred.
1920 Nov 8, L V Beckett joined ADRIC with service no 1013. Posted to F Coy.
1922 Jan 18 discharged at demobilisation of ADRIC
1925 Married in Croyden to Rachael B Passow
1939 Register at Lenba Hawkshead Lane , Hatfield with wife Rachael. He is an Engineer Newsprint Assistant
1969 Jan/Mar Died aged 75 in London