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Alcock, John William, Sir

Born: 1892 AD
Died: 1919 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Aviators

1892 – John William Alcock was born in Seymour, Old Trafford, England on November 5, 1892.

1912 – He received his pilot’s certificate and joined the Royal Naval Air Service as an instructor.

1916 – He was posted to a wing group of the Eastern Mediterranean theatre based at Munros.

1919 – Departed St. John’s on June 14, 1919 and landed in Derrygimla on June 15, 1919. He was present at the Science Museum in London on December 15, 1919. He died in Cottevrad, France on December 18, 1919.