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Roy Howard H WILLIAMSAge: 27 years18891917

Name
Roy Howard H WILLIAMS
Given names
Roy Howard H
Surname
WILLIAMS
Birth November 7, 1889 24
Citation details: 32916/1890 WILLIAMS ROY H H WILLIAM H CELIA S STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 9 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Roy's date of Birth is 7 Nov 1889 and was christened on 2 Jan 1990 C/E Stroud....."

Christening January 2, 1890 (Age 56 days)
Religion: Church of England
Citation details: 9 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Roy's date of Birth is 7 Nov 1889 and was christened on 2 Jan 1990 C/E Stroud....."

Birth of a sisterValerie Norrine WILLIAMS
August 5, 1891 (Age 20 months)
Citation details: 33421/1891 WILLIAMS VALERIE N WILLIAM H CELIA S STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 9 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Valerie Norrine Williams born 5 Aug 1891 christened 28 Oct 1891 Stroud...."

Christening of a sisterValerie Norrine WILLIAMS
October 28, 1891 (Age 23 months)
Citation details: 9 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Valerie Norrine Williams born 5 Aug 1891 christened 28 Oct 1891 Stroud...."

Death of a maternal grandfatherCarl Adam ZUCKER
March 15, 1892 (Age 2 years)
Address: St. Vincent's Hospital
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 395/1892 ZUCKER CARL A CHRISTIAN UNKNOWN SYDNEY
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 16 March 1892, page 1
Zucker - Carl - Death Notice
Zucker - Carl - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Zucker - Carl, Martha and others
Zucker - Carl, Martha and others

Note: Image kindly provided by Brian Bagnall.

Birth of a sisterEdna Sophie WILLIAMS
about 1893 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: 34074/1893 WILLIAMS EDNA S WILLIAM H CELIA S STROUD
Birth of a sisterGladys Z WILLIAMS
about 1894 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 14967/1894 WILLIAMS GLADYS Z WILLIAM H CELIA S GRANVILLE
Birth of a brotherCarl Wallace WILLIAMS
November 24, 1897 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 3437/1898 WILLIAMS CARL W WILLIAM H CELIA S GRANVILLE
Citation details: 9 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Carl Wallace Williams Born 24 Nov 1897 Granville died 7 Jul 1985 North Wollongong cremated 9 Jul 1986,"

Birth of a sisterAlexandra J WILLIAMS
about 1901 (Age 11 years)
Citation details: 6966/1901 WILLIAMS ALEXANDRA J WILLIAM H CELIA S REDFERN
Marriage of a siblingRobert James DICKIEVera Gwendoline Turner WILLIAMSView this family
about 1914 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 1914/4758 Vera Gwendoline Turner Williams Robert James Dickie
Residence before 1915 (Age 25 years)
Death of a sisterValerie Norrine WILLIAMS
about 1915 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 4641/1915 WILLIAMS VALERIE N WILLIAM H CECILIA S SYDNEY
Death of a sisterGladys Z WILLIAMS
about 1915 (Age 25 years)
Citation details: 7330/1915 WILLIAMS GLADYS Z WILLIAM H CELIA S GOSFORD
Occupation
Bricklayer
before January 12, 1915 (Age 25 years)

Employer: McLeod Bros. Contractors
Military
Private No. 1846
Type: Enlisted
January 14, 1915 (Age 25 years)
Agency: Australian Imperial Force
Military
Shrapnel wound to the head
Type: Wounded
August 7, 1915 (Age 25 years)
Agency: Australian Imperial Force
Military
Type: disembarked
June 8, 1916 (Age 26 years)
Agency: British Expeditionary Force
Military
Gun shot wound to the head
Type: Wounded
November 14, 1916 (Age 27 years)
Agency: British Expeditionary Force
Military
To Sergeant in the field
Type: Promoted
December 3, 1916 (Age 27 years)
Agency: Australian Imperial Force
Marriage of a siblingHugh Jenner HENDERSONEdna Sophie WILLIAMSView this family
about 1917 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 19337/1960 SMETHURST EDNA SOPHIE WILLIAM HENRY CELIA SOPHIE SYDNEY
Death June 10, 1917 (Age 27 years)
Cause of death: Killed in action
Citation details: 26 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Roy Howard WILLIAMS born 1890 in Stroud, son of Celia Sophie ZUCKER and William Henry WILLIAMS, was killed in France on 10th June 1917 during World War 1 and is buried in Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery."

Note: Died of wounds at advanced dressing station of the 4th A.F. Amb.
Memorial after June 10, 1917
Cemetery: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Williams - Roy Howard - Memorial certificate
Williams - Roy Howard - Memorial certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Burial
Cemetery: Oosttaverne Wood
Citation details: 26 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Roy Howard WILLIAMS born 1890 in Stroud, son of Celia Sophie ZUCKER and William Henry WILLIAMS, was killed in France on 10th June 1917 during World War 1 and is buried in Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery."

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 6, 1888Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
7 months
elder sister
14 months
himself
Australian Army CrestRoy Howard H WILLIAMS
Birth: November 7, 1889 24Bungwahl, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 10, 1917France
21 months
younger sister
Valerie Norrine WILLIAMS
Birth: August 5, 1891 26Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1915Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Gladys Z WILLIAMS
Birth: about 1894 29Granville, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1915Gosford, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger brother
Carl Wallace WILLIAMS
Birth: November 24, 1897 32Granville, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 7, 1985North Wollongong, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister

BirthW - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 32916/1890 WILLIAMS ROY H H WILLIAM H CELIA S STROUD
Quality of data: primary evidence
BirthMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
BirthEmails - Christine Frater
Citation details: 9 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Roy's date of Birth is 7 Nov 1889 and was christened on 2 Jan 1990 C/E Stroud....."

ChristeningEmails - Christine Frater
Citation details: 9 July 2016
Text:

In part:

"Roy's date of Birth is 7 Nov 1889 and was christened on 2 Jan 1990 C/E Stroud....."

ResidenceMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
OccupationMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
MilitaryMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
MilitaryMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
MilitaryMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
MilitaryMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
MilitaryMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
DeathEmails - Helen Branch
Citation details: 26 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Roy Howard WILLIAMS born 1890 in Stroud, son of Celia Sophie ZUCKER and William Henry WILLIAMS, was killed in France on 10th June 1917 during World War 1 and is buried in Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery."

DeathMilitary Record - Williams - Roy Howard
MemorialCommonwealth War Graves Commission
BurialEmails - Helen Branch
Citation details: 26 June 2011
Text:

In part:

"Roy Howard WILLIAMS born 1890 in Stroud, son of Celia Sophie ZUCKER and William Henry WILLIAMS, was killed in France on 10th June 1917 during World War 1 and is buried in Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery."