Third Engineer Melville Edward Williams

Mercantile Marine

Died: Tuesday 27 June 1916 (aged 23)

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Record:
WILLIAMS, MELVILLE EDWARD
Additional information:
Son of Albert Edward and Annie Williams, of 8, Garth Terrace, Bassaleg, Newport, Mon. Born at Bassaleg, Mon.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Williams, M E
Memorial:
Tanfield Lea Memorial Institute WW1 (WMR 41821)
Location:
Tanfield Lea, Durham
Name recorded:
Williams, M E
Memorial:
Swansea YMCA - WW1 (WMR 87871)
Location:
Castle Swansea, West Glamorgan

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Name:
Major Williams
Context:
award
Date:
25 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 457)
Name:
Driver Williams
Context:
Date:
28 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: "I" Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 142)
Name:
Second Lieutenant D G Williams
Context:
other
Date:
24 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 347)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A P Williams
Context:
other
Date:
24 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 347)
Name:
Second Lieutenant D G Williams
Context:
other
Date:
24 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 347)
Name:
Major O D L Williams
Context:
promotion
Date:
25 Jun 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 457)
Name:
Second Lieutenant L Williams
Context:
promotion
Date:
25 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 58)
Name:
Private C Williams
Context:
award
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 305)
Name:
Private W Williams
Context:
discipline
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 317)
Name:
Corporal R Williams
Context:
other
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 307)