Lt Gerald Harold Courtenay Luck, C de G, RND

I cannot substantiate the C de G, given his history I feel he never got the award


1897 Mar 4. Born Suffolk

1901 census at Dartford, Kent

1911 census at The Cottage, Gun Powder Works, Dartford, Kent

1915 Apr 26. Enlisted RND . Home address Eastview, Holly Rd, Dartford, Kent

1915 Jul 6. Gazetted Sub-Lt in RNVR - Gerald Harold Courtenay Luck

1916 Jun 8. Transferred to RNAS at Mudros

1917 Jun 30 RNAS. Tempy. Obser. Sub-Lieut. to be tempy. Obser. Lieut.: — Gerald H. Courtenay-Luck.

1917 Jul/Sep Married Enid C Luck in Surrey

1918 Feb 10. Rif. Brig.— Gerald Harold Courtenay Luck, late Lt. R.N., to be 2nd Lt.10th Feb. 1918, with seniority from 1st Dec. 1917.

1920 Mar 13. Leaves UK for Jamaica. He is a Police Officer.

1920 Oct 10. Arrives UK from Jamaica. He is a "police official".

1920 Dec 13. Joined ADRIC with service no 1242. Posted to L Coy.

1921 Apr 17. Posted to I Coy

1921 May 16. In a patrol that arrested Patrick Goulding with a gun

1921 Jun 11. Admitted Portobello House Hospital

1921 Jul 9. Discharged Portobello House Hospital

1921 Jul 10 to 23 Jul. Medical Leave

1921 Jul 24 Suspended

1921 Aug 23. Struck off as a deserter.

1924 Conviction in Dublin for False Pretences. Seems to have been released after 3 months

1925 Apr/Jun .Married in Hammersmith to Gore

1939 Aug 25. 2nd Lt. G. H. C. Luck (150020), ret. (late Rifle Bde. (Spec. Res.) ), is removed from the Army on conviction by the Civil Power.

1939 Oct 7. His RAF commission is terminated.

1947 Apr/Jun . Married Bishop in Lewisham

1969 Mar Died London aged 71