Lt Derek Allin Adey Shepperson


1898 Jun 26. Born Kensington

1901 census at 81, Philbeach Gardens, Kensington

1911 census. Boarding Pupil at Temple Grove School, Eastbourne, Sussex

1916 Oct 22. Commissioned 2nd Lt in Som LI. From R Mil College, Sandhurst

1917 Mar 17 Seconded to RFC. 2nd Lt

1918 Apr 27 Promoted Lt in Som LI

1919 Sep 10 Relinquishes his RAF commission on ceasing to be employed

1919 Sep 14. Lt D A A Shepperson resigns his commission in Somerset LI.

RAF Record

1921 Apr 10. Temporally re-employed as a Flight Lt in RAF

1921 Jun 5. Relinquishes his very temporary commission in RAF

1921 Jun 6. Accepted in Ireland. Joined ADRIC with service no 2030. Posted to C Coy.

1922 Jan 13. Appears to serve till demobilisation of ADRIC

1923 Sep 13. Died in an air crash in USA