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Kingdon, Leonard

Biographical

Surname(s)Kingdon
First name(s)Leonard
Date of birth13 April 1890
Family detailsSon of William Frederick Kingdon (a bookseller) and Catherine Ann (nee Gibbons)
Previous educationPierremond College, Broadstairs
CollegeKing's College London and/or King's College London Hospital
Dates at college1908
Dept / courseMedicine
Military unitRoyal Flying Corps 12 Sqdn.; Secondary Regiment Worcestershire
Date enlisted1914
War / conflictWorld War One (1914-1918)
CampaignsTheatre of War France. Dec 1914 to Jan 1915 and to January 1916
Decorations / medals15 Star, British War and Victory Medals
Date of death12 January 1916
Age at death25
Rank at deathSecond Lieutenant (Pilot)
Place of deathMouscron, near Tourcoing
Cause of deathShot down while flying
Burial placeTournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension
Commemoration(s)King's College Chapel
SourcesKing's College London Archives; Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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