Edgar Harling, L N Lancs

1894 May 14. Born Nelson, Lancashire

1901 census at Smith St, Nelson, Lancs

1909 Apr 3. Depart UK for Secondi, Gold Coast. Travels 1st class.

1911 Jul 19. Depart UK for Accra. Travels 1st class.

1914 Oct 23. Enlists in Sportsmen's Battalion of Royal Fusiliers. He is an apprentice with Geoffrey & David, Shippers. His mother is Amelia J Harling, Little Harwood, Blackburn

1914 Oct 26 Discharged after 4 days, "not likely to make an efficient soldier"

1915 Aug 27. The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment; Cadet Edgar Harling, from the Manchester University Contingent, Senior Division, Officers Training. Corps, to be Second Lieutenant.

1916 Jan 14. Lovat's Scouts. Second Lieutenant Edgar Harling, from The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, to be Second Lieutenant.

1916 Jun 1 . L N Lancs. Promoted Lt

1917 Mar 1. E. Harling, N. Lan. R., T.F.. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp. Lts. whilst serving with R.F.C

RAF Record

1919 Jun 8. Transferred Unemployed List Lt.

1920 Nov 8. Joined ADRIC with service no 985. Posted to H Coy

Fined £1 by Coy Commander

1921 Jul 15 to 31 Jul on Leave

1921 Dec 12 to 27 Dec on Leave

1922 Jan 13. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1925 Sep 15. Arrived UK from Nigeria . "Buyer"

1929 May 13. Arrives in UK from Nigeria.

1933 Jun 9. Arrived UK from Calabar, Nigeria. "Police"

1935 Aug 24. Arrives in UK from Nigeria. Civil Servant. Great Missenden, Bucks.

He does not appear to die in UK