William Arthur Chaffey , R Warwick

1892 Nov 21. Born Gloucestershire

1901 census. The father is a boarder in Bristol, but without the children. The mother and children are at Castleland , St Barry (MIC address)

1911 census at 49 Kingsland Crescent, Barry

1915 Oct 17 landed in France

1917 May 30. R Warks Reg. The undermentioned cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts. (attd.). William Arthur Chaffey

1918 Nov 30. R. War. R. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. to be temp. Lts. : — W. A. Chaffey, with precedence next above S. P. Crew

1921 Jan 3. Joined ADRIC with service no 1421. Posted to K Coy

1921 Mar 13. Posted to O Coy

Fined 10/- by Coy Commander, and a further £1

1921 Apr/Jun Married in Cardiff, Glamorgan to Gladys Tilley

1922 Jan 16 . Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1928 Oct 31 for 3 days. Admitted to Workhouse in St Pancras, London

1937 Drunk in Bath

1940 Feb 29. Lt. W. A. Chaffey, late R. War. R., relinquishes the rank of Lt. on enlistment into the ranks.

1977 Died Glamorgan aged 84