Lt Victor Edward Watson


1899 Dec 29 Born Essex

1901 census at West Ham

1911 census at 46 Addison Road Wanstead, Wanstead, Essex,

1917 Nov 18 Probationaly Flying Officer with seniority from this date. He only got BWM and not Victory Medal

RNAS Record

RAF Record

1919 Jan 31. Hon Commission in RAF as 2nd Lt

1920 Dec 8. Joined ADRIC with service no 1199. Posted to N Coy

Fined 10/- by Coy Commander

1921 Nov 20. Posted to R Coy

1922 Jan 16. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1931 Married Mary Ivy Watson in Malaya

1934 Mar 2. This appears to be him deserting his wife and child

1934 Oct 25. He left UK for Costa Rica, where he intended living. He was a Planter of Delamere St, London

1945 Mar 4, Arrives in Florida. Permitted to stay in US for 1 year