Arthur James Crook RAF

1898 Jul 22. Born Marylebone, London

1901 census at 93, Seymour Buildings, St Marylebone

1911 census at 59 Grove Road

1914 Jul to Sep 1916 He was a Student Surveyor (RAF Record)

1917 Nov 6. RFC. The undermentioned Cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts. (on prob.): — Arthur James Crook

1919 Mar 17. Transferred to unemployed list 2nd Lt. A J Crook

1920 Jul/Sep Married Lilian Helena Burns at Paddington

1920 Nov 22. Joined ADRIC with service no 1078. Posted to D Coy

1921 Apr 22. Daughter born in Galway . Only child of marriage

1921 Apr 29 Admitted to Galway Civil Hospital

1921 May 19 Discharged from Hospital

1921 Jul 16 to 30 Jul on Leave

1922 Jan 21. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Feb Marital strife

1939 Register At 15 Pyecombe Corner , Hendon M.B., Middlesex. He is a Publicity Rep for Fruit Trade

His wife Lilian is in register as divorced, has reverted to Burns, and is living with their daughter Joan (who later in 1949 married a Shepherd)

1940 Oct 4. Pilot Officers on probation 4th Oct. 1940. Arthur James CROOK (88068).

1942 Jun 11. Promoted Flying Officer . A. J. CROOK (88068), R.A.F.V.R.

1945 Feb 9. The undermtd. are granted the rank of Flt. Lt. (war subs.): — Fit. Lts. (temp.): — A. J. CROOK (88068).

1980 Nov 30. Died Havering , Essex

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