Leslie Percy Duncan Cross

1893 Sep 12. Born Dartford Kent

1901 census at 41, Mount Pleasant Road, Dartford

1910 Oct 1. Indentured apprentice in Merchant Navy

1911 census He is not with family in Kent. I suspect he was at sea

Merchant Marine medal card

1918 May 25 "Fit as Pilot"

1918 Nov 16. Officer Cadet in RAF

1919 Feb 27. Hon Temp 2nd Lt on demobilisation

1920 Dec 29. Joined ADRIC with service no 1356. Posted to M Coy

1921 Apr 2. Posted to Q Coy

1921 Apr/Jun Married in Sheffield to Edith Rudd. "Leslie P D ";

Fined £2 by Co Commander

1922 Jan 14. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Jun 5. Left UK for Australia. "Leslie Percy D Cross". Of Laural Villa, The Brent, Dartford. Travels alone , no profession, 3rd class.

1922 Aug 31. Arrives Sydney, Australia He gives his profession as mariner.

1928 Divorce in Australia

1934 Jul 18. Leaves UK (44 The Brent , Dartford) with wife Ann, they have been living in UK and intend living in Australia. They travel 3rd class.

1970 Died Brisbane aged 77

ADRIC