2nd Lt. Gerald Herbert Pittam


In numeric register as " C H Pittam" and in alphabetic register as " G H Pittman" in the RAF. I can find a "George Herbert Pittam" in the RAF

1899 Aug 15. Born Bedford

1901 census in Bedford

1911 census at School at Fernden School Fernden Haslemere Surrey

1913 to 1917 At school at Charterhouse

1917 Sep 5. Taken on as an RFC Cadet

1918 May 20 Commissioned 2nd Lt in RFC

RAF Record

1919 Aug 18 Transferred to unemployed list still only a Pilot Officer

1919 Nov 1. Leaves UK for Burma. He is a Forest Assistant

1920 Aug 24 Arrives in UK from Rangoon. He is a Bank Manager

1920 Nov 3. Joins ADRIC with service no 965. Posted to Depot Coy

1921 Jan 22. Permitted to resign

1926 Jun 5. Married Joan Barbara Elizabeth Monk

1938 Oct 20. The permission granted to G. H. Pittam to retain the rank of Second Lieutenant is withdrawn on enlistment into the Auxiliary Air Force

1939 Register. A Bank Clerk living with JoanB E at 18 Ashley Gardens , Richmond M.B., Surrey

1941 Feb 5. Died in Neath Wales. CWGC. He was a Pilot Officer with 965 Balloon Sqdn.