We remember Allen Rhys Griffiths

We remember Allen Rhys Griffiths

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
sibling Norah Griffiths Source:7901851 1890
1893
birth Rookley House,Kings Somborne,Stockbridge, Hants United Kingdom Source:7740286 15th March 1893
1894
sibling Cicely Mary Griffiths Source:7901851 1894
1897
sibling Dennis Hugh Griffiths Source:7901851 1897
1901
location Duns Tew,Oxfordshire United Kingdom Source:7901851 April 1901
1901
dates Age 8 Source:7740280 April 1901
1906
education Winchester College Winchester,Hampshire United Kingdom Source:7740286 1906 - 1911
1911
dates Age 18 Source:7740277 April 1911
1911
location Seafield Park,Stubbington,Fareham,Hampshire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:7901852 April 1911
1915
dates Age 22 Source:7248230 9th August 1915
events Wooden Cross Marker and Stone Plaque in Church Wooden Cross Marker and Stone Plaque in Church St Peter and St John the Baptist P C Wivelsfield United Kingdom Plaque reads 'The above cross marked the grave of Sec.Lt.Allen Rhys Griffiths RFA who was killed in action nr Hooge Flanders August 9th 1915 aged 22'. The cross is fixed to the wall next to north door Source:7740283
events Headstone Inscription Headstone Inscription Ramparts Cemetery, Lille Gate Belgium N.O.K. given as Miss C.Griffiths, Three Arts Club,19a Marylebone Road,N.W. Source:7248230
service British Army Acting Corporal 7500 Rifle Brigade Source:1473522
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:1473522
employment Tea planter Sri Lanka Source:7740286
employment Engineering Student Messrs Thorneycrofts Works Shipbuilders Woolston, Southampton, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:7740286
education Prep School Horris Hill School Newtown, Newbury, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:7740286
events Commemoration at Winchester College Commemoration at Winchester College Winchester College, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:7740286
1915
death Killed in Action Near Hooge, Flanders Belgium Source:7248230 Source:7740283 9th August 1915
burial Ramparts Cemetery, Lille Gate CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium I. 2. Source:7248230

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Allen Rhys
Initials AR
Last Name Griffiths
Source 1473522
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Duns Tew,Oxfordshire United Kingdom known April 1901
Seafield Park,Stubbington,Fareham,Hampshire United Kingdom other group residence address known April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 7500 Rifle Brigade Acting Corporal
British Army Royal Field Artillery Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Llewellyn Edward Griffiths father
Bertha Mina Hickley mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Norah Griffiths sister 1890
Cicely Mary Griffiths sister 1894
Dennis Hugh Griffiths brother 1897

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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England and Wales Birth Registration Index 1837-2008 Jean45090
1911 Hampshire Census Transcription Jean45090
1901 Hampshire Census Transcription Jean45090
Wivelsfield Sussex Roll of Honour Jean45090
1891 England Census Transcription Jean45090
Winchester College at War Jean45090
England and Wales Marriage Registration Index 1837-2008 Jean45090
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jean45090
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jean45090

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