Alexander McQuaker Galbraith RAF

1898 Jun 21. Born Govan, Renfrew

1901 census at 45, Renfrew Road, Govan

GALBRAITH, Thomas Head Married M 29 1872 Shoemaker
Dalry, Ayrshire  
GALBRAITH, Jeanie Wife Married F (?)
Ayr, Ayrshire  
GALBRAITH, Alexander Son M 2 1899
Govan, Lanarkshire  
MCCONNELL, Robert Boarder Single M 21 1880 Shoemaker
Maybole, Ayrshire

1911 census at 69 Princes St, Ayr

Enlisted in Air Force. His OR records are AIR 79/2765/319635

1919 Mar 29 Commissioned 2nd Lt on demobilisation


1921 Jun 8. Joined ADRIC with service no 2045. Posted to L Coy

1922 Jan 20. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Oct 8. Arrives USA from UK. He is a Civil Servant, born Ayr and his father is Thomas Galbraith of 69 Princes st, Ayr. Travels with wife Jessie. They want to become permanent USA residents.

1929 Feb 7. Became a naturalised USA citizen.

1930 Census living in Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio with wife Jessie. He is a clerk

1940 census living in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania with wife Jessie and 4 children

1943 British Consul in Pittsburgh

1948 Jan 1. Sacked as Consul because he was not British.

1948 He goes missing in USA