Lt Frank Bertram Williams, RFA


MIC on Nat Archives, but not on Ancestry Royal Field Artillery, Gunner 101 and later 2nd Lt

1890 Sep 5. Born Cardiff

1891 census at 21, Wood Street, Penarth. His father is a Coal Mine Inspector

1895 Oct 7. Starts school in Penarth correct dob with RIC

1901 census at 7, Railway Terrace, Penarth

1911 census at 1 Plassey Square Penarth

1914 Aug 6 Enlisted

1914 Dec. Applied for a commission Frank Bertram Williams, Penarth, serving in 2nd Welsh Ammunition Column, It appears to have taken till 1917 to get his commission

1915 Dec 1 Shrapnel wound to right leg

1917 Apr 8. RFA. The undermentioned cadets to be 2nd Lts. Frank Bertram Williams.

1919 Apr 3 Demobbed

1920 Aug 3 Joined ADRIC with service no. 78. Posted to Depot Coy

1920 Sep 18. Promoted 2DI

1920 Oct 1. Married Kathleen Rhoda St Ledger in Cardiff

1920 Nov 10. Transferred to RIC, but lent back to ADRIC

1920 Dec 1, Permanent Cadet RIC as 2DI

1922 Apr 15. Pensioned

1931 Feb 20

1931 Mar 6. Inland Revenue: Assistant Collectors, Frank Bertram Williams.

1939 Living in Leeds

1964 Died Eastbourne (if he died in UK, it is only possibility)