BWM & Victory Medal to a 2nd Lieut & Observer in the 38th Squadron RAF
2.LIEUT J.H.COOK RAF
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