Leslie James Allward (YG 1941)
22 August 2016
We are very sorry to learn that Leslie James Allward died on 27th June 2016 aged 91.He attended Friends' School from 1938-1941, as did his brothers before him, Denis Raymond Stewart Allward and Maurice Frank Allward.He enlisted into the RAF in 1943 at the age of 18, trained as a Flight Engineer for the Lancaster Bombers and in the early part of 1945, at the age of 19, flew 19 missions with them. After the war he trained to be an architect and emigrated to Canada in 1956 where he worked in private practice and then for the Canadian Government until his retirement. He moved to Denmark in around 1999 where he died.