Lt. Louis Percy Forster MGC

1897 Apr/Jun. Born son of Charles Percy and Mary May Forster. (Forster on baptism, Foster on Birth Reg). Mile End Rd, London

1901 census. I cannot find them

1911 census at 3 Sedlescombe Road Fulham. His mother is widowed

1915 Jun 1. The following to be temp 2nd Lt, Infantry. Louis Percy Forster.

1916 Sep 29 Landed in France

1920 Jul 31. An engineering partnership dissolves.

1920 Aug 31. Joined the ADRIC with service no 430

1920 Nov 5. "Resigned at own request" from ADRIC

1921 Oct. Arrives in Canada from UK. He is a Clerk and is "in transit to China"

1922 May 19 . Arrives in UK from Montreal. He is an Insurance Broker, who has been living in Canada, and now intends to live in England

1923 Jan 25. Reserve of Officers. Machine Gun.—Lt. L. P. Forster, late M.G. Corps, to be Lt. with seniority 7th Nov. 1920

1924 Reserve of Officers. E. Surrey R.—Lt. L. P. Forster, from Res. of Off., Machine Gun, to be Lt. with seniority 7th Nov. 1920

1925 Apr 6. Lt. L. P. Forster, late M.G. Corps (Inf.), relinquishes the rank of Lt. on enlistment in the ranks.

1926 Died Gibralter while serving in the Army. Suicide by shooting himself


WO 339/3025