William Arthur Bune RAF


1892 Mar 16. Born Worcs.

1901 census at Habberley Road, Kidderminster Foreign

1911 census Manor Avenue Habberley Road Kidderminster

1918 Sep 26. Flight cadet granted temp Commission W A Bune

1919 Feb 22. The undermentioned 2nd Lts. relinquish their comms. on account of ill-health, and are permitted to retain their rank:— W. A. Bune (contracted on active service).

1920 Oct 28. Joined ADRIC with service no 913. Posted to H coy

1921 May 13. Struck off strength as a deserter

1923 Apr/Jun married in Romford to Lily Mary Sparkes

1931 Son John R W Bune born

1942 Jul 7. Died Leeds aged 50 when the taxi he was a passenger in skidded and crashed - accidental death was records.

William Arthur Bune is recorded on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission:
Rank: Civilian
Reporting Authority LEEDS, COUNTY BOROUGH
Staff Officer, A.R.P. Rescue Service; of 106 Clarendon Road. Son of William and Annie Elizabeth Bune, of Rushmore House, Bewdley Hill, Kidderminster, Worcestershire; husband of Lily Mary Bune. Died at Stanningley Road.