The information displayed here is at the time of death.
John was the son of William Aaron (an accountant and shipping clerk) and Agnes Shield Headlam who lived on Stakesby Road, Whitby, Yorkshire. John served as a Scout Pilot. He also attained the rank of Second Lieutenant in the Royal Air Force, 60th Squadron. John died on 30th May 1918 aged 19.
19 Spring Vale, Whitby, North Yorkshire (place of residence as entered in the 1901 Census)
Stakesby Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire (place of residence as entered in the 1901 Census)
John is buried in the St. Hilaire Cemetery Extension Frevent in Pas De Calais, France.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission. The War Graves Photographic Project. The University of Durham Roll of Service 1914 – 1919. Durham University Gazette, Vol II, 1912-1929.
Sophie Anderton (Newcastle University).
Copyright 2017 Newcastle University Library. Designed and developed by Digital Library Services.