We remember William Thomas Mapson

We remember William Thomas Mapson

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Beatrice Jane Mapson Source:8787562 1887
1888
sibling Charles William Mapson Source:8787562 1888
1892
birth Chalford, near Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:8787488 Source:8787562 February 1892
1901
location 29 Radnor Street, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8787562 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 8 Source:8787562 31st March 1901
1911
employment Apprentice Tailor A local tailor Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom Source:8787563 2nd April 1911
1911
location 81 Radnor Street, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8787563 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 18 Source:8787563 2nd April 1911
1915
appointments Motor Transport Driver Source:8787488 30th October 1915 - 10th March 1919
1915
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic 2nd Class 12139 Royal Flying Corps Source:8787488 30th October 1915 - 31st March 1918
1915
enlistment Probably Swindon Wiltshire United Kingdom Source:8787488 30th October 1915
1915
employment Tailor (Cutter) A local tailor Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom Source:8787488 30th October 1915
1915
marriage Winifred Fanny Mapson nee Eatwell Source:8787555 13th November 1915
1915
dates Age 23 Source:8787555 13th November 1915
1915
location 32 Gloucester Street, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8787488 14th November 1915
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8787488 19th November 1915 - 16th November 1916
1916
children George William Edward Mapson Source:8787555 13th March 1916
1916
hospitalisation "DAH" [Disordered action of the heart] Hospital/Institution Source:8787488 11th November 1916 - 6th December 1916
1918
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Mechanic 3rd Class 12139 Royal Air Force Source:8787488 1st April 1918 - 10th March 1919
1919
dates Age 27 Source:8787488 10th March 1919
1919
location 32 Gloucester Street, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8787488 10th March 1919
1920
children Gordon Kenneth James Thomas Mapson Source:8787555 4th February 1920
1939
dates Age 47 Source:8787556 September 1939
1939
location Swindon Metropolitan Borough, Wiltshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8787556 September 1939
1955
dates Age 63 Source:8787560 1955
employment Tailor Cutter Source:6920773
1955
death Not War Related William Thomas Mapson died some 37 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 63. Swindon Registration District, Wiltshire United Kingdom Source:8787560 1955

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Thomas
Initials WT
Last Name Mapson
Source 6920773
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
29 Radnor Street, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
32 Gloucester Street, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom their own address known 14th November 1915
32 Gloucester Street, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom their own address known 10th March 1919
81 Radnor Street, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Swindon Metropolitan Borough, Wiltshire United Kingdom their own address known September 1939
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 12139 Royal Flying Corps Air Mechanic 2nd Class
Air Force (RAF/RFC) 12139 Royal Air Force Air Mechanic 3rd Class
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George William Edward Mapson son 13th March 1916
Gordon Kenneth James Thomas Mapson son 4th February 1920
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Mary Mapson nee Pheles mother
Thomas William Mapson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Beatrice Jane Mapson sister 1887
Charles William Mapson brother 1888
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Winifred Fanny Mapson nee Eatwell wife 13th November 1915
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-10-30 5'10"

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Official Records

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British RAF Airmen 1912-1919

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England & Wales Births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith22624
Marriages Registered Swindon Wiltshire Keith22624
1939 National Registration Act Records Keith22624
Deaths Registered Swindon Wiltshire Keith22624

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