Lt John Albert Davies RE

1886 Jun 16. Born New Quay, Cardiganshire

1891 census at 18, Clifton House, Hill Street, Llanllwchaiarn, New Quay

1901 census at 15, Alban Square, Llanddewi Aberarth Lower, Aberayron. He is a boarder at a school there.

1907 May 2. Goes to sea as a mate

1910 Apr 29 gets Masters Certificate

1911 census at Clifton House, New Quay Cardiganshire

1916 Landed Mesopotamia

He got campaign medal for Merchant Seamen

1916 Sep 4 Commissioned 2nd Lt in Inland Water Transport RE

1921 Mar 14. Joined ADRIC with service no 1818. Posted to H Coy

1921 Apr 13. Posted to Q Coy

1922 Jan 14. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register. He is a Mechanical Engineer, living at 81 Tyle Teg , Burry Port U.D., Carmarthenshire,

1949 Jul/Sep a man called John A Davies died in Central Cardigan reg district , aged 62, This covers New Quay and is only possible death if he died in Wales