WW1 Project Matthew Talbot BAINES <BACK





Warnham Address
Westbrook
Date & Place of Birth
16th Apr 1893, Brodsworth Yorkshire
Occupation

Enlisted

Regiment(s)
Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry
Royal Flying Corps
Royal Air Force
Rank
Captain, Pilot
Regimental No(s)
NW/5/12233
Service Record
2nd Lt. with RWY, Lt. and then Captain with RFC/RAF
whilst on leave wounded whilst flying in France 24 Aug 1916
declared permanently unfit to fly solo 26 Mar 1918
Discharged 29 July 1919
Awards
Victory Medal, British War Medal
Died
11th Apr 1937, Hove
Source(s)
Parish Magazine, Medal Card, Flight Magazine, Royal Aero Club Aviators Certificate, London Gazette
1913 Electoral Register, Service Record
Notes
Was in the Wiltshire Yeomanry along with Harry Gregson of Ends Place
A Matthew Talbot Baines lived at Westbrook, could be him but more likely his father
married Flora Allatini 14th June 1917 at St.G.H.Sq