No.74479, Cadet Corporal, Eric Douglas MANSON
Royal Flying Corps
Died in Accident on Monday, 24th December 1917
Born Lymm, Cheshire on 14th April 1893 (2nd qtr ALTRINCHAM 8a:212) son of Eric Edmund Moffat Davidson and Blanche Elizabeth Lydston Douglas MANSON (née LANE).
1901 census...Aged 7, he was at 111 Northgate Stree, Bury St.Edmunds with his father Eric E MANSON  born Scotland, his mother Blanche E  born Debenham; sister Ethel B  born Ireland.
July 1910 he commenced medical training at St Bartholomew's Hospital
1911 census...Aged 17, a student he was visiting retired schoolmaster Arthur FORMAN at Helenbridge, Marhamchurch, Bude
His entry in De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour is below|
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