Able Seaman George Williams

Mercantile Marine

Died: Saturday 26 February 1916 (aged 22)

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Record:
WILLIAMS, GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Williams, of 14, Beaumont St., Wellsted St., Hull. Born at Hull.
Cemetery:
HULL WESTERN CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Cpt. 476. Grave 45918
Country:
United Kingdom

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Oral history

British officer served as pilot with 608 Sqdn RAF in North Africa, 1942-1944
REEL 1

[Documents relating to the ambush at Meelin near Newmarket, Co Cork on 4 January 1921]

Contents include 5p. report of the ambush, newspaper cutting from the Cork Examiner on the ambush dated 6 January 1921, recommendation for the Military Medal for Sergeant George Williams for action in the event, letter of congratulations to those involved in the operation, letter recommending George …
Typescripts and one newspaper cutting

Oral history

British private trained with General Service Corps in GB, 1943; served with 1/5th Welch Regiment in GB and North West Europe, 1943- 1944; served with Royal Army Ordnance Corps in GB, 1944-1946
REEL 1 Background in Pontarddulais, GB, 1924-1943: area grew up in; education; periods in work and at dole school; family; Pontarddulais during war; air raids on Swansea and Pontarddulais; use of house cellar as local air raid shelter; joining of cadets; details of service with ARP; reactions to …

Oral history

Australian private served with 2/4th Machine Gun Bn Australian Imperial Force in Australia and Singapore, 1940-1942; POW in Singapore, Malaya and on Burma-Thailand railway, 1942-1945
REEL 1 Background in Darwin, Perth and Kalgoorlie, Australia, 1921- : period in Darwin and reason for move to Perth; work of father and financial situation; civilian work in Kalgoorlie; joining of army, 4/1940; wait for call- up and arrival of papers, 12/1940; journey to and signing-on at Perth; …

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Williams, George
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Rhosrobin Church Plaque (WMR 17902)
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Gwersyllt, Clwyd
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Bradbury Central School - WW1 (WMR 45249)
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St John The Evangelist Church Wheel Cross (WMR 17897)
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St Pauls Church WW1 (WMR 52355)
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Widnes, Cheshire
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St Giles - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 30843)
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Skelton, North Yorkshire
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St Pauls Church Sarisbury Memorial Chapel (WMR 21279)
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Sarisbury, Hampshire
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Llanfihangel Ystern Llewern (WMR 3618)
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Stockport, Greater Manchester
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Heaton Mersey, Greater Manchester
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Great War Memorial (WMR 12883)
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Michaelchurch Eskley, Hereford And Worcester
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Heaton Mersey, Greater Manchester
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Bednall, Staffordshire
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Altrincham, Greater Manchester
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Williams, George
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Holyhead, Gwynedd
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Williams, George
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Halkyn, Clwyd
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Canterbury, Kent
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The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
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Canterbury, Kent
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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel G Williams
Context:
Date:
29 Feb 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 19)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Williams
Context:
other
Date:
2 Mar 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 260)
Name:
Second Lieutenant B R Williams
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
23 Feb 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 18)
Name:
Second Lieutenant M D Williams
Context:
joined
Date:
24 Feb 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 66)
Name:
Lieutenant T V Williams
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departed_posted
Date:
29 Feb 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 35)
Name:
Lieutenant R L Williams
Context:
other
Date:
29 Feb 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 237)
Name:
Lieutenant T Williams
Context:
Date:
29 Feb 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 31)