Son of Archibald Gibson Belcher and Dorothy
Belcher, of Chippenham, Wiltshire.
HMS Vulture was situated near St. Merryn, Cornwall.
St Merryn Aerodrome Ltd opened in January 1937 as a civil airport, in 1940
it was rebuilt as a Fleet Air Arm Station, HMS Vulture. The site was also
known as HMS Curlew after the war.