Lt Cecil Burgess Stringer RFC

1917 Photo


1899 Feb 24. Born Kensington

1901 census at Hornsey

1911 census at Hillcrest, Mountfield Road, Church End, Finchley (as on Pilots licence)

1917 May 2. Commissioned 2nd Lt in RFC. Before enlisting, he had been in Inns of Court OTC.

1917 Jul 21. Gains his Pilots Certificate

RAF Record

1917 Nov 30. A shared one ariel victory with E.Tempest, Lt JFT Barrett, Lt Charles Bissonette, 2/Lt KGP Hendrie

1921 Apr 27 Re-transferred to unemployed list on cessation of temp duties, Flying Officer. (the temp duties only seem to have been from 11 Apr 1921)

1921 Nov 14. Joined ADRIC from England with service no 2174. Posted to H Coy.

1922 Jan. He still appears to be serving at the demobilisation of the ADRIC

1922 Oct 11. Leaves UK . He is a motor engineer intending to live in Honolulu. Travels 1st class

1927 Dec 26. Arrives in UK from Demarara, Guyana. He is a Planter, and travels 1st Class. Address in UK as on Pilots Licence

1928 Mar 25. Died Liphook Sanatorium, Petersfield, Hants aged 29 (Times notice). I would assume that he therefore died of TB



WO 339/111978