Private William Griffiths

Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry)

Died: Monday 31 December 1917 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
GRIFFITHS, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Richard and Sarah Griffiths, of Chorlton Lane, Malpas, Cheshire.
Cemetery:
ALEXANDRIA (HADRA) WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
F. 153.
Country:
Egypt

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Oral history

British airman served with 10 Sqdn RAF in GB 1942 and with 258 Sqdn in Sumatra 1942. Captured in Java 7/1942, POW of Japanese in Java and Molucca Islands 7/1942-8/1945
REEL 1 Family background in Spennymoor, County Durham; early employment. Service with RAF in GB 1941: conscription into Transport Section 5/1941; training with 10 Squadron; loading bombers; posting to 258 Squadron. Journey to Far East aboard Empress of Australia : convoy; shipboard pastimes; concert …

Oral history

American platoon leader with 1/4th Marines in Philippines, 1941-1942; POW in Japan 1942-1945

Oral history

British aircraftman served with Motor Transport Section, RAF at Station Headquarters, RAF Kallang, Singapore, Malaya and in Dutch East Indies, 1941-1942; POW on Java, Dutch East Indies, 3/1942-8/1945
REEL 1 Aspects of period as aircraftman with Motor Transport Section, Station Headquarters, RAF Kallang, Singapore, Malaya, 1941-1942: conscription into RAF, 11/1940; effects of Japanese aerial attacks; his motor transport duties; morale and conditions in Singapore. Aspects of escape aboard SS …

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Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
Memorial:
Shocklack Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 42835)
Location:
Shocklack, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Heaton Mersey Congregational Church (WMR 66798)
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Stockport, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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St Pauls Gatten Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 40847)
Location:
Shanklin, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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St Peters Parish Church WW1 (WMR 15350)
Location:
Aintree Village, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Rhosybol School - WW1 (WMR 24469)
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Rhosybol, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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St Marys Church Triptych WW1 (WMR 36541)
Location:
Ruabon, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Christchurch Priory Memorial Chapel (WMR 26366)
Location:
Christchurch, Dorset
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Oakeley Slate Quarries (WMR 17417)
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Rhiwbryfdir, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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WW1 Board (WMR 32877)
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Canon Pyon, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Clayton - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 13086)
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Clayton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Pen-y-cae (WMR 17876)
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Pen-y-cae, Clwyd
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Griffiths, William
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Taunton School - WW1 And WW2 Memorial Hall (WMR 25140)
Location:
Taunton, Somerset
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Stanton On Hine WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 13840)
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Stanton On Hine, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Cross Inn (WMR 36656)
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Cross Inn, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
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Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Ormskirk Comrades Of The Great War (WMR 3397)
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Ormskirk, Lancashire
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Griffiths, William
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Eccles Pals (WMR 26165)
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Eccles, Greater Manchester
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Griffiths, William
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Swyddffynnon Council School Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 36732)
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Swyddffynnon, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Ormskirk Comrades Of The Great War (WMR 3397)
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Ormskirk, Lancashire
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Griffiths, William
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Rood End Memorial (WMR 52158)
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Oldbury, West Midlands
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Griffiths, William
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Ancient Order Of Foresters WW1 (WMR 37884)
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Stourport On Severn, Hereford And Worcester
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Griffiths, William
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St Lukes Mission Church - WW1 (WMR 45403)
Location:
Ashton In Makerfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Hodnet And District War Memorial (WMR 13781)
Location:
Hodnet, Shropshire
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Griffiths, William
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Sprotborough (WMR 28114)
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Sprotborough, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Shanklin (WMR 21850)
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Shanklin, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Letterston (WMR 6814)
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Letterston, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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St John's (WMR 9856)
Location:
Guilden Sutton, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Bryn Du (WMR 37009)
Location:
Ty Croes, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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St Anne's Church WW1 (WMR 12573)
Location:
Wandsworth, Greater London
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Chester Citizens (WMR 9870)
Location:
Chester, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Aberffraw Memorial (WMR 74800)
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Aberffraw, Gwynedd
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Griffiths, William
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Mold (WMR 13478)
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Mold, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Mold (WMR 13478)
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Mold, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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Mold (WMR 13478)
Location:
Mold, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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St George's Wigan - WW1 (WMR 45430)
Location:
Wigan, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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9th Queens Royal Lancers (WMR 25216)
Location:
Exeter, Devon
Name recorded:
Griffiths, William
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St John's Abram Tablet WW1 And WW2 (WMR 18468)
Location:
Abram, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Griffiths, W
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Liverpool Central Ymca (WMR 15286)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Griffiths, W
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St Mary Magdalene Church And School WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 38248)
Location:
Tallarn Green, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Griffiths, W
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Christ Church Plaque (WMR 70668)
Location:
Sidcup, Greater London
Name recorded:
Griffiths, W
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St Johns Church - WW1 (WMR 1954)
Location:
Liscard, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Griffiths, W
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The Avonside Engine Company Ltd (railway Manufacturer) WW1 (WMR 12947)
Location:
, Avon
Name recorded:
Griffiths, W
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St Lukes Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 24669)
Location:
Roadwater, Somerset