Capt. Francis George Stanley Williams QSA


1882 Feb 22. Born Ferozepore, Punjab

He claims to have been to Harrow as well as schools in France, Spain & Italy

QSA and 3 bars (from RAF Record)

1901 census in The Barracks, Canterbury in the Army. He is born India circa 1880. 19th Hussars

1912-1913 Motor Demonstrator with Edge of Regent St, London

1914 Aug 6 Enlisted in North Devon Hussars. His address was Misarden Park, Gloucester where he was in employ of Lt F N Wills (the owners of the estate). His next of kin was his mother Mrs Adelaide E Williams, Daneway, Sapperton, Cirencester, Gloucester

1915 Nov 22. Commissioned 2nd Lt in RFC. Serjeant Francis George Stanley Williams, from Royal North Devon (Hussars) Yeomanry, Territorial Force.

RAF Record

1915 Dec 20. Gains his Aviators Certificate no 2210

1918 Sep 5. To be temp Capt while employed as a Capt in RFC

1919 Jan 1. Promoted substantive Capt.

1919 Dec 5 Transferred to unemployed list.

1920 Dec 29. Joined ADRIC with service no 1355. Posted to M Coy

1921 Mar 9 Posted to O Coy. Note O Coy still at Dunmanway on 19 Dec 1921

1922 Jan 16. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Jan 22. He writes to War Office from "Coventry and County Club" as his new address




WO 339/53541