City of Leeds United in WW1

Remembering those from Leeds who gave their lives in world war one.

 LEEDS WW1 WAR MEMORIALS

ROYAL NAVAL AIR SERVICE

The following section remembers the 2 men from Leeds who gave their lives whilst serving in the Royal Naval Air Service in World War One

BOWMAN Geoffrey Glendinning Flight Sub-Lieutenant No 1 Squadron Royal Naval Air Service KIA 19/05/1917 Aged 19. Born 11/03/1898 Headingley. Son of William Powell and Mary Grace Glendinning Married 1893 St Michael Headingley CWGC Leafield Moortown. Enlisted 17/02/1917 16 North Grange Road Headingley. Trained on a Maurice Farman Bi plane at Chingford 17/12/1916. (Brother William Powell Remembered Royal Flying Corps.)

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                            

Remembered Arras Flying Services Memorial

BRAY Frank Flight Sub-Lieutenant No 8 Squadron Royal Naval Air Service KIA 15/07/1917 Aged 18.  Born Leeds 22/10/1898. Son of John William and Marion Isabel Shaw Married 1897 Ilkley CWGC Hambleton House Roundhay Park Lane Moortown. Trained on a Avro Bi plane at Redcar 16/04/1917.

Courtesy of Relative Simon Browning

Remembered Arras Flying Services Memorial