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Cresswell         b: 21 Jun 1896                         r: 21 May 1944                           d: xx xxx xxxx

AFC - xx xxx xxxx,

(Army): - 2 Lt: 22 Feb 1916, Lt: xx xxx xxxx, (T) Capt: 14 Dec 1917.

(RAF): - Lt: 1 Apr 1918, Capt: xx xxx xxxx, Flt Lt: 1 Aug 1919, Sqn Ldr: 12 Dec 1928, Wg Cdr: 1 Jul 1935, Gp Capt: xx xxx xxxx, (T) A/Cdre: 1 Dec 1941, A/Cdre: Retained.

xx xxx xxxx:               Gentleman Cadet, RMC Sandhurst

22 Feb 1916:               Officer, The Worcestershire Regiment

14 Dec 1917:               Flight Commander, RFC.

xx xxx xxxx:                  Staff, Instrument Design Establishment.

 1 Aug 1919:               Resigned his commission in the The Worcestershire Regiment

 1 Aug 1919:                Appointed to a Permanent Commission in the rank of Captain.

27 May 1920:              Pilot, No 210 Sqn.

30 Sep 1920:               Attended Cambridge University

 1 Oct 1922:                 Attended London University.

xx xxx xxxx:                  Supernumerary?

15 Sep 1923:               Technical Officer, Aircraft Depot - Iraq.

15 Aug 1924:               Technical (Research) Duties, HQ Iraq Command.

14 Feb 1925:               Technical Staff Officer (Engines), RAF Middle East.

xx xxx xxxx:                  Supernumerary?

26 Sep 1927:               Staff Officer, Directorate of Scientific Research and Technical Development.

 9 Sep 1929:                Staff Officer, Directorate of Equipment.

xx xxx xxxx:                  Staff Officer, Deputy Directorate of Equipment.

20 Mar 1933:               Refresher flying course?, RAF Base Calshot.

21 Feb 1934:               Senior Engineering Officer, Central Flying School.

28 Nov 1935:               Senior Engineering Officer, HQ No 23 (Training) Group.

10 Jul 1936:                 Engineering Staff Officer, HQ Training Command.

 4 Apr 1938:                Senior Engineering Officer, HQ Maintenance Command.

24 Apr 1940:               Transferred to the Technical Branch

 1 Jan 1942:                 SASO, HQ Technical Training Command.

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