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About William Southwell Geldard

Date of Birth
3 August 1889

Service Number
186257

Birth Place
New Raby,Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
Registered December 1982 aged 93

Place of Death
Registered Darlington, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
Joseph Geldard born abt 1836 Aldborough, Yorkshire, England and Annie born abt 1853 Eaglescliffe, Yarm, Yorkshire, England

Siblings
Emily Annie born 1883, Mary Alice born 1885,

Marriage
Florence M Dunn born 17 July 1894 . Married Q4 1921 Auckland, Durham, England

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Royal Engineers

Rank
Sapper

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1911 Estate Joiner, 1939 Estate Carpenter

Campaigns
1916-1919 Belguim, France and Germany

Additional Information

Census Information
1891 (3 New Raby,Staindrop, Durham, England), 1901 (4 New Raby, Staindrop, Durham, England), 1911 (Malt House Cottages, Staindrop, Durham, England)

Absent Voters Roll
2 Malt House Cottage, Staindrop, Durham, England 186257 R.E.

1939 Register
2 Malt House Cottage, Staindrop, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry and Find my Past and Family Search

- Research by JP