BWM & Victory Medal to a 2nd Lieut & Observer in the 38th Squadron RAF

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John Howden Cook, born 1899

Lived at 12 Castle Street, Aberdeen & worked pre-war as a Motor Mechanic at Campbells Ltd, 13 Bon Accord St, Aberdeen.

Joined the RFC & went to France 21/7/17

Posted to 38th Bomber Squadron RFC 7/11/17

Rated fit as an Observer 20/11/17

Rated unfit as Pilot 15/1/18

Briefly attached to 82 Wing RAF 19/9/18 & returned to 38th Squadron RAF 21/9/18

To unemployed list 19/5/19.

Attended Robert Gordon's College, Aberdeen 1919-22 where he studied Architecture. Then served in Australia, Canada & the UK before passing his final exams in 1942. Was admitted to ARIBA 1942 and was described as an 'outstanding young architect'.

Died in London 1970

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With printed research documentation.

Condition: Toned EF