We remember Walter Griffiths

We remember Walter Griffiths

Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales United Kingdom Source:7723058 1891
1913
marriage Nora Irene Griffiths nee James Source:7723163 21st December 1913
1915
appointments Wheelwright (Smith) Source:7723047 11th December 1915
1915
location 14 Duckpool Road, Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales United Kingdom their own address Source:7723047 11th December 1915
1915
enlistment Newport, Wales United Kingdom Source:7723047 11th December 1915
1916
appointments Blacksmith - Proficient Source:7723168 3rd May 1916 - 30th June 1917
1916
service British Army Sapper WR275517 Royal Engineers Second Reserve Battalion Source:7723058 3rd May 1916 - 2nd January 1917
1916
service British Army Private 167548 Royal Flying Corps Source:7723047 9th June 1916
1917
theatres Balkans :2 Source:7723110 3rd January 1917 - 7th October 1918
1917
service British Army Sapper WR295529 Royal Engineers Source:7723058 3rd January 1917 - 7th October 1918
1917
events Punishment for going AWOL Military Discipline Salonika Greece Punishment was 1 day Confined to Barracks under open arrest Source:7723119 5th March 1917
1917
appointments Blacksmith - Skilled Source:7723168 1st July 1917 - 31st March 1918
1917
hospitalisation Illnesses contracted Hospital/Institution Source:7723124 28th October 1917 - 2nd November 1917
1918
appointments Blacksmith - Superior Source:7723168 1st April 1918
1918
hospitalisation Illnesses contracted Hospital/Institution Source:7723124 5th October 1918 - 7th October 1918
1919
location 34 Fairoak Terrace, Maindee, Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales United Kingdom their own address Source:7723147 19th February 1919
service British Army Sapper 167548 Royal Engineers Source:1479256
service British Army Sapper WR/295517 Royal Engineers Source:1479256
1918
death Not War Related Broncho-pneumonia complicated by pleurisy Salonika (Thessalonika) Greece Source:7186827 Source:7723140 7th October 1918
burial Kirechkoi-Hortakoi Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Greece Source:7186827
sibling William Griffiths Source:7723154
sibling Llewellyn Griffiths Source:7723154
sibling Edwin Griffiths Source:7723154
sibling Arthur Griffiths Source:7723154
sibling Susan Porter Griffiths Source:7723154
location their own address Source:7723047

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter
Initials W
Last Name Griffiths
Source 1479256
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
14 Duckpool Road, Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales United Kingdom their own address known 11th December 1915
34 Fairoak Terrace, Maindee, Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales United Kingdom their own address known 19th February 1919
their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 167548 Royal Engineers Sapper
British Army WR/295517 Royal Engineers Sapper
British Army WR275517 Royal Engineers Second Reserve Battalion Sapper
British Army WR295529 Royal Engineers Sapper
British Army 167548 Royal Flying Corps Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Griffiths mother
William Griffiths father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Griffiths brother
Llewellyn Griffiths brother
Edwin Griffiths brother
Arthur Griffiths brother
Susan Porter nee Griffiths sister
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nora Irene Griffiths nee James wife 21st December 1913
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-12-11 5'5"

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Attestation form - Walter Griffiths 167548 RFC Steve27159
WO medical history form - Walter Griffiths Steve27159
WW1 service dates for Walter Griffiths Steve27159
Miltary History Sheet for Walter Griffiths Steve27159
Casualty Form for Walter Griffiths P1 Steve27159
Casualty Form for Walter Griffiths p2 Steve27159
Medical report on death of Walter Griffiths Steve27159
War Office receipt form Steve27159
Statement of names and addresses of relatives Steve27159
Details of spouse of Walter Griffiths Steve27159
Trade and Special Qualifications form Steve27159

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