We remember David Griffin

We remember David Griffin

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Chalford, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:6156441 1893
1901
location Randalls Green, Chalford, Glos United Kingdom Source:6648013 1901
1911
employment turner, engineering works Source:6648017 1911
1912
employment Engineering Apprentice Abdula and Mithcell Brinscombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:6156441 1912
1913
employment Fitter and turner JES Motor Works Gloucester United Kingdom Source:6156441 1913 - 12th August 1914
1914
dates Age 21 Source:6156441 12th August 1914
1914
service British Army Gunner 79407 Royal Field Artillery No 3 Depot RFA Source:6156441 12th August 1914 - 2nd November 1914
1914
enlistment Bristol United Kingdom Source:6156441 12th August 1914
1914
service British Army Gunner (Fitter) 79407 Royal Field Artillery 78th Brigade Source:6156441 2nd November 1914 - 4th February 1915
1915
service British Army Fitter 79407 Royal Field Artillery 68th Brigade Source:6156441 4th February 1915 - 5th April 1916
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:6156441 July 1915 - October 1915
1915
theatres Balkans :2 Source:6156441 15th October 1915 - 9th January 1916
1915
hospitalisation Injury to legs Hospital/Institution Source:6156441 17th December 1915 - 27th December 1915
1916
hospitalisation Influenza Hospital/Institution Source:6156441 9th January 1916
1916
hospitalisation None given but presumably from leg wound and influenza Hospital/Institution Source:6156441 27th January 1916
1916
hospitalisation Debility Hospital/Institution Source:6156441 17th March 1916 - 8th April 1916
1916
service British Army Fitter 79407 Royal Field Artillery 58th Brigade Source:6156441 5th April 1916 - 25th October 1916
1916
theatres Egypt :4 Source:6156441 8th April 1916 - 25th June 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6156441 3rd July 1916 - 25th October 1916
1916
location Woodview, Dark Lane, Chalford, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:6156441 1916
burial Courcelette British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7108855
sibling Charles Griffin Source:6648013
sibling Mary Griffin Source:6648013
sibling Florence Griffin Source:6648013
sibling Alice Griffin Source:6648013
location Dark Lane, Chalford, Glos United Kingdom Source:6648017
1916
death Killed in Action France Source:7108855 Source:6156441 25th October 1916

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names David
Initials D
Last Name Griffin
Source 1470262
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Dark Lane, Chalford, Glos United Kingdom
Randalls Green, Chalford, Glos United Kingdom known 1901
Woodview, Dark Lane, Chalford, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 79407 Royal Field Artillery 68th Brigade Fitter
British Army 79407 Royal Field Artillery 58th Brigade Fitter
British Army 79407 Royal Field Artillery 78th Brigade Gunner (Fitter)
British Army 79407 Royal Field Artillery No 3 Depot RFA Gunner
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Elizabeth Griffin mother
Frank Griffin father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Griffin brother
Mary Griffin sister
Florence Griffin sister
Alice Griffin sister
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-08-12 5'8"

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Camilla1017
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Camilla1017
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Camilla1017
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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British Army Service Record Heather16386
'Stroud News' Camilla1017

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RFA Cap Badge D136133

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