Lt Alan Fermor Leggatt SLI


1898 Feb 5.Alan was born in Skerang, Borneo, the youngest son of the Reverend Frederick William Leggatt and Caroline Maria Leggatt.

1901 census at Cemetery Road, Mildenhall

1911 census at school at The Rectory Laverton Bath. "Born Borneo."

1916 Mar 14 Somerset Light Infantry (Territorial) . Private Alan Fermor Leggatt to be 2nd Lt.

1917 Sep 14. Promoted Lt

1918 May 20 Granted commission as 2nd Lt in RAF

RAF Record

1919 Feb 14 Transferred to unemployed list

1921 Jan 17. Joined ADRIC with service no 1540. Posted to N Coy

1921 Feb 8 Wounded at Ballivor (near Trim)

1921 Feb 26 Posted to Depot

1921 Oct 1 > £250 compensation

1921 Apr 2. Posted to P Coy

1921 Dec 28. Killed in a motor accident while on leave. "He was a single man of 24, from Surrey House, Redhill" .BMD says age 23.. Buried at St Nicholas Churchyard, Thanington-Without, Kent, England