Edward Bazil Faulkner

Life dates
12 Oct 1919 - 27 Nov 1962
Biography

In 1938 Edward joined the Post Office and worked as engineer. He married Nancy Mona Ledran in 1940.

After the war he worked in the radio branch of the Engineer in Chief’s Office of the Post Office. Subsequently he worked as an electrical engineer in Colombia, Argentina before dying in an air crash near Lima in Peru.

He was a member of the The Institution of Engineering and Technology.

Postings
Unit or location Role Posted from until
Chirnside, Area 17 Area Officer Royal Signals 04 May 1942 12 Nov 1943
Golding, Area 17A Area Officer Royal Signals 04 May 1942 12 Nov 1943
Education

King George V School, Southport
Southport Technical College

Regiment
The Royal Signals
Military number
186352
Commissioned or Enlisted
9 May 1941
Career

13/6/1940 Enlisted in ranks as 2346016 Signalman Faulkner
4/10/1941 Posted to 1 Signals Training Centre Catterick, Advanced Wireless Transmission School of Signals
22/12/1941 Posted to 1 HQ Signals
1/5/1942 to report to Colonel Beyts, Commanding Officer Auxiliary Units for duty
4/5/1942 Posted to GHQ Auxiliary Units, Royal Signals Area Officer for Kent and Sussex
12/11/1943 War Office Wireless Transmission Station (Mixed Signal Unit) Forest Moor which was a “Y” Intercept station who took down German signals and sent them on to Bletchley Park for decoding.