2nd Lt Herbert Gerald Slater , Yorks Reg


1899 Sep 15 Born Leeds

1901 census Living in Leeds. parents not at home

1911 census at 46 Cardigan Road, Leeds

1917 Oct 1. Discharged from RAF. RAF Record The RAF records indicated that he was a cadet, and presumably did not make the grade to become an RAF officer

1919 Feb 5. Commissioned 2nd Lt in Yorks Regt on demobilisation.

1921 Mar 22. Joined ADRIC with service no 1844. Posted to G Coy

1922 Jan. He appears to have still been serving at the demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Mar 29. Joined the British Gendarmerie section of the Palestine Police as a Constable

1924 Jan 3. A Short Service RAF commission . Pilot Officer

1925 Sep 3. Promoted Flying Officer

1926 Aug Died in a plane crash in Egypt