We remember Walter William Riggs

We remember Walter William Riggs

Timeline

Timeline

1886
sibling John Riggs Source:8483564 1886
1887
birth Templecombe, Somerset United Kingdom Source:7353842 Source:8483564 1887
1891
sibling Willie Riggs Source:8483564 1891
1893
sibling George Riggs Source:8483564 1893
1895
sibling Frederick Riggs Source:8483564 1895
1898
sibling Hilda Riggs Source:8483564 1898
1901
sibling Arthur Riggs Source:8483564 1901
1901
dates Age 13 Source:8483564 1901
1901
employment Dairy boy Bovington, Dorset United Kingdom Source:8483564 1901
1909
marriage Mary Elizabeth Greening Source:8483588 2nd June 1909
1911
location Berwick No4, Bridport, Dorset United Kingdom their own address Source:8483540 1911
1911
children Roseline Riggs Source:8483529 1911
1911
employment Farm Carter Bridport, Dorset United Kingdom Source:8483540 1911
1913
children Hilda M Riggs Source:8483529 1913
1915
children Frances L Riggs Source:8483529 1915
service British Army Private 12609 Dorsetshire Regiment Source:3743791
service British Army Lance Corporal 12609 Dorsetshire Regiment Source:7353842
1915
death Killed in Action Turkey Source:7353842 21st August 1915
1915
dates Age 28 Source:7353842 21st August 1915
burial Helles Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Helles Turkey Panel 136 to 139 Source:7353842

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter William
Initials WW
Last Name Riggs
Source 7353842
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Berwick No4, Bridport, Dorset United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 12609 Dorsetshire Regiment Private
British Army 12609 Dorsetshire Regiment Lance Corporal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Roseline Riggs daughter 1911
Hilda M Riggs daughter 1913
Frances L Riggs daughter 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Myra Riggs mother
Henry Riggs father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Riggs brother 1886
Willie Riggs brother 1891
George Riggs brother 1893
Frederick Riggs brother 1895
Hilda Riggs sister 1898
Arthur Riggs brother 1901
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Elizabeth Greening wife 2nd June 1909

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