Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation


Home Page

Main Menu

Quick Menu

Members' Area

What New?

About this site

Reunions

Help Needed?

Glossary

Bibliography

Sign Guest Book

View Guest Book

Link to Amazon

Online Store

Contact Me


Air Commodore E L G Le Dieu (21178)


Ernest Laurence Geoffrey        

b: 24 Mar 1905                                              r: 9 Sep 1962                                              d: 4-7 Apr 1981

CBE 7 Jun 1951 (OBE 1 Jan 1946), MiD 1 Jan 1943, MiD 1 Jan 1946,

(RAF): - Plt Off (P): 3 Dec 1927, Fg Off: 3 Dec 1928, Flt Lt: 3 Dec 1934, Sqn Ldr: 1 Feb 1939, (T) Wg Cdr: 1 Jun 1941, Wg Cdr: 1 Oct 1946, Gp Capt: 1 Jul 1948, Act A/Cdre: 19 Aug 1957, A/Cdre: 1 Sep 1960.

3 Dec 1927:                 Appointed to a Permanent Commission in the Accountant Branch

17 Jan 1928:                Accountant Officer, RAF Northolt

18 Oct 1929:               Accountant Officer, Night Flying Flight.

xx xxx 1930?               Accountant Officer, Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Flight

xx xxx xxxx:                 Supernumerary?

 8 Dec 1932:                Accountant Officer, No 8 Sqn (Aden)

xx xxx xxxx:                 Supernumerary

10 Jun 1935:                Accountant Officer, Administrative Wing, RAF Cranwell

14 Oct 1936:                Accountant Officer, RAF Cranwell

20 Jan 1939:                Officer Commanding?, School of Clerks Accounting

3 Jun 1940:                  Accountant Officer, HQ Bomber Command.

11 Oct 1945:               Accountant Officer, HQ RAF Mediterranean and Middle East

26 Jul 1948:                 Senior Officer i/c Administration, HQ No 41 (Maintenance) Group

xx xxx xxxx:                

26 Jan 1954:                Deputy Director Financial Services, HQ Allied Forces Central Europe

19 Aug 1957:               Director of Personal Services (B)

18 Jul 1960:                 Air Commodore - Organisation, HQ Maintenance Command

He was last seen alive on 4 April and he was found dead on 7 April 1981.

This page was last updated on 08/06/17 using FrontPage 2003

Return to I D N Lawson I D N Lawson                                        [Top of Page]                           K M St C G Leask Forward to K M St C G Leask