2nd Lt Walter John Offord


1899 Dec 13 Born Sudbury Suffolk (reg district is Sudbury and it includes Penlow, Essex)

1901 census at Penlow, Essex

1911 census at 33 Endsleigh Gardens, Ilford

1912 to 1917 at Perce Grammar Shool

1918 Jan 4 Attested to RFC

1918 Nov 10. RAF - Commissioned 2nd Lt - 117730 Walter John Offord

RAF Record

1920 Dec 6. Joined ADRIC with service no 1180. Posted to B Coy

1922 Jan 22 Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register. Living with his wife Ellen in Old Manor House , Clare R.D., Suffolk. He is a Civilian Establishment Clerical in RAF. This is his parents house.

1941 Jun 20. Commissioned Pilot Officer in RAF

1946 Jan 1.Promoted Ft Lt

1947 Dec 3. As Flight Lieutenant, temporary (two years on the active list): — Walter John OFFORD (67166). 23rd Mar. 1949 (seniority 3rd Dec. 1947).

1949 Mar 23. Commission relinquished. Flight Lieutenant W. J. OFFORD (67166) (on appointment to a temporary commission in the R.A.F.).

1977 Sep Died Bury St Edmunds