1914/15 Trio to Lieut in Liverpool Regt, Manchester Regt & RAF
2.LIEUT R.S.J.BOND-ANDREWS L'POOL.R (on star)
2.LIEUT R.S.J.BOND-ANDREWS (on pair)
Richard Sebastian John Bond-Andrews, born 1885.
Pre-war he was employed in the Government Educational Department in Natal and Transvaal, South Africa.
He was a member of the Ladysmith (Natal) Rifle Club & served with the Electrical Engineers.
Commissioned from the Officer Training Corps 8/7/15 into the 1st LIVERPOOL REGT.
To Mediterranean Expeditionary Force 22/11/15 & was attached to the 9th MANCHESTER REGT.
Whilst serving in Egypt he suffered several bouts of anaemia & tachycardia so returned home.
Transferred to the Royal Air Force in 1918 as an Honorary Captain (Admin) with 29 Group.
With supporting documentation.