We remember William Thomas Griffiths

We remember William Thomas Griffiths

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1892
birth Llanelly, Carmarthenshire United Kingdom Source:7610641 Source:6491038 3rd February 1892
1894
sibling Ethel O Griffiths Source:7619210 1894
1896
sibling Annie D Griffiths Source:7619210 1896
1900
sibling David Griffiths Source:7619210 1900
1901
location 193 Carbrook Street, Attercliffe cum Darnall, Sheffield United Kingdom parents address Source:7619227 1901
1902
sibling Gwyn Vaughan Griffiths Source:7619210 1902
1906
sibling Hwfa Griffiths Source:7619210 1906
1911
employment Assistant slaughterman Butcher Sheffield United Kingdom Source:7619210 2nd April 1911
1911
location 3/7 Bailey Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7619210 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 18 Source:7619210 2nd April 1911
1912
enlistment Portsmouth United Kingdom Source:6491038 8th March 1912
1912
service Royal Navy Stoker II 3086 Victory II Source:6491038 8th March 1912 - 13th April 1912
1912
service Royal Navy K14211 Source:6491038 8th March 1912
1912
service Royal Navy Stoker II ??93 Renown Source:6491038 14th April 1912 - 22nd June 1912
1912
service Royal Navy Stoker II 3774 Victory II Source:6491038 23rd June 1912 - 19th October 1912
1912
service Royal Navy Stoker II 122 Hindustan Source:6491038 20th October 1912 - 3rd January 1913
1913
service Royal Navy Stoker I 122 Hindustan Source:6491038 4th January 1913 - 10th December 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Stoker I 1801 Do;phin Source:6491038 11th December 1915 - 27th January 1916
1915
dates Age 23 Source:7610883 25th December 1915
1915
marriage Florence Fanny Prowse Source:7610873 25th December 1915 - 1st April 1946
1916
service Royal Navy Stoker I 526 Vulcan Source:6491038 28th January 1916 - 21st June 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Stoker I 2 Argonaut s/m C20 Source:6491038 22nd June 1916 - 11th September 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Stoker I 181 Dolphin Source:6491038 12th September 1916 - 27th November 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Stoker I 2 Dolphin s/m C20 Source:6491038 28th November 1916 - 31st July 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Stoker I 5.93 Dolphin Source:6491038 1st August 1917 - 7th February 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Stoker I 21 Ambrose s/m L3 Source:6491038 8th February 1918 - 10th September 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Stoker I 2828 Victory II Source:6491038 11th September 1918 - 24th October 1918
1921
children Hwfa Thomas Griffiths Source:7610641 16th August 1921
1922
children Lilian O Griffiths Source:7655908 1922
1926
children David William Griffiths Source:7655903 1926
employment Engine Fettler Source:6491038
1945
death War Related Sickness Invalided 1918 'Asthmatic'. Death certificate states 'cardiac failure due to chronic bronchitis'. Family sources said he had lung damage due to submarine service (stoker) ? sinking. Romford, Essex United Kingdom Source:7610883 1st April 1945
1945
dates Age 53 Source:7610883 1st April 1945
children Gertrude Margaret Griffiths Source:7655919
burial The Horned Church Non-War Cemetery Hornchurch, Essex United Kingdom Source:7610883
children David William Griffiths Source:7610641
children Lilian Griffiths Source:7610641

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Thomas
Initials WT
Last Name Griffiths
Source 6491038
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
193 Carbrook Street, Attercliffe cum Darnall, Sheffield United Kingdom parents address known 1901
3/7 Bailey Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 3086 Victory II Stoker II
Royal Navy ??93 Renown Stoker II
Royal Navy 3774 Victory II Stoker II
Royal Navy 122 Hindustan Stoker II
Royal Navy 122 Hindustan Stoker I
Royal Navy 1801 Do;phin Stoker I
Royal Navy 526 Vulcan Stoker I
Royal Navy 2 Argonaut s/m C20 Stoker I
Royal Navy 181 Dolphin Stoker I
Royal Navy 2 Dolphin s/m C20 Stoker I
Royal Navy 5.93 Dolphin Stoker I
Royal Navy 21 Ambrose s/m L3 Stoker I
Royal Navy 2828 Victory II Stoker I
Royal Navy K14211
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hwfa Thomas Griffiths son 16th August 1921
Lilian Griffiths daughter
David William Griffiths son
David William Griffiths son 1926
Lilian O Griffiths daughter 1922
Gertrude Margaret Griffiths adopted daughter
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
David Griffiths father
Gertrude Griffiths formerly Arthur mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel O Griffiths sister 1894
Annie D Griffiths sister 1896
David Griffiths brother 1900
Gwyn Vaughan Griffiths brother 1902
Hwfa Griffiths brother 1906
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Fanny Prowse wife 25th December 1915
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1912-03-08 5'6"

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