Capt Leonard Gabriel Carpenter

1891 Nov 2. Born Droitwich,Worcestershire

1901 census at Fernhill Heath, North Claines, Fernhill Heath

1911 census at Algoa Villa Fernhill Heath Worcester

1915 Jul 17. 5th Battalion, The Durham, Light Infantry. Leonard Gabriel Carpenter to be Second. Lieutenant.

1916 May 29. Durham L.I. 2nd Lt. L. G. Carpenter is seconded for duty with Machine Gun Corps.

1917 Feb 1. The undermentioned to be temp. Lts. 2nd Lt. L. G. Carpenter (Durh. L.I., T.F.).

1917 Jul 1. Lt. L. G. Carpenter to be Lt. next above Lt. C. West, and to remain seconded.

1917 Aug 6. 2nd Lt. L. G. Carpenter (Durh. L.I, T.F.) to be actg. Capt.

1917 Aug 22. The undermentioned relinquish the actg. rank of Capt. on ceasing to comd. Cos. Temp. Lt. L. G. Carpenter.

1917 Oct 23. 2nd Lt. L. G. Carpenter (Durh. L.I., T.F.) to be Adjt. and to be actg. Capt., with pay and alloes. of Lt. while so empld.

1918 Apr 10. Lt. L. G. Carpenter (Durh. L.I., T.F.) relinquishes the actg. rank of Capt. on ceasing to hold the appt. of Adjt. 10 Apr. 1918

1918 Apr 18. Labour Corps. The undermentioned to be actg. Capts. while comdg. a Co. : — Lt. L. G. Carpenter (Durh. L.I., T.F.).

1918 Jun 1. Labour Corps. The undermentioned relinquish the actg. rank of Capt. on ceasing to comd. a Co.: — Lt. L. G. Carpenter (Durh. L.I., T.F.)

1918 Jun 10. 5th Bn., Durham L.I.— Lt. L. G. Carpenter is restored to the estbt.

1918 Jun 25. K.O. Sco. Bord. Lt. L. G. Carpenter (5th Bn., Durh.L.I., T.F.) to be actg. Capt. while comdg. a Co. 10th Bn.

1919 Jul 11 K O Sco. Bord. Lt. (actg. Capt., without pay) L. G Carpenter (5th Bn., Durh. L.I., T.F.) reverts to the substantive rank of Lt.

1920 Aug 3. Joins ADRIC with service no 66. Posted to B Coy

1920 Aug 12. Re-engaged on another contract with ADRIC

1920 Dec 13. Promoted Section Leader

1921 22 Dec. The following relinquish their commissions. 5th Bn., Durham L.I.— Lt. L. G. Carpenter, and is granted the rank of Capt

1922 Jan 30 Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1925 Feb 13. 61 (North Midland) Field Bde.— Capt. Leonard Gabriel Carpenter, late 5th Bn., Durham L.I., to be Lt., and relinquishes the rank of Capt.

1933 Oct 14. 61st (N. Midland) Fd. Bde.—Lt. Leonard Gabriel Carpenter ceases to hold a commn. in the T.A.

1939 Register. Living with wife Mary at 44 Gillam Street , Worcester . He is a Sergeant in Worcs Regt

1967 Oct/Dec Dies at Droitwich age 76

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