WWI Pair Captain Leslie Porter Royal Flying Corps, 45th Sqdn. KIA 24th October 1916

WWI Pair Captain Leslie Porter Royal Flying Corps, 45th Sqdn. KIA 24th October 1916

Code: 1511

£1,499.95 Approx $1898.67, €1754.33
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WWI Pair Captain Leslie Porter Royal Flying Corps, 45th Sqdn. KIA 24th October 1916.

Historically important pair to a local man. Captain Porter was shot down by a well known WWI German named Oswald Boelcke with over 40 kills to has name.

The medals are in perfect condition with no wear to the edges, sadly the death penny is not present and this is reflected in the price.

NB; Capt Porter's full life history is available to view at The History Hub Ulster under the heading " The Man That Died Twice.

Record:

PORTER, LESLIE

https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/1604370/leslie-porter/

Additional information:

Husband of Kathleen Porter, of Tordeerna, Helen's Bay, Belfast.

Cemetery:

ARRAS FLYING SERVICES MEMORIAL

https://astreetnearyou.org/cemetery/99996/ARRAS-FLYING-SERVICES-MEMORIAL