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Ray Griffiths
9th December 2015, 10:16 PM
I believe my late father Bill, was a crew member on at least one of Common Brothers ships, Did anyone know him ?:

Doc Vernon
9th December 2015, 11:04 PM
Was he from AMLWCH in Wales. Mind you thats about 190 Miles away from Cardiff so possibly not him
If so there is records for him at the NA Kew!


Reference:
BT 372/287/77

Description:

R216098 GRIFFITHS W 25/03/1914 AMLWCH


Date:
1913-1972

Ray Griffiths
10th December 2015, 03:00 PM
Thanks Doc, but thats not him.
Regards,
Ray.

DeepSea
10th December 2015, 03:55 PM
It would help if you could give us some information on what years he was at sea.

Doc Vernon
10th December 2015, 06:59 PM
Births Registered July Aug Sept 1914 Griffits

Mothers Maiden/Surname Williams

19325

Still looking for other info!

Ray Griffiths
12th December 2015, 02:26 PM
Dear Deep Sea,
As far as is known, he would have been at sea from 1933-1958.
Regards,
Ray,

Frederick Lacey
12th December 2015, 06:09 PM
Hi Ray, how far do you go back with your family?????

Could this be Williams(Bills) parents.

Archibald E Griffiths......Florence E Williams. Jul-Aug-Sep. 1912. District. Cardiff. Vol.11a. Page.886.

Fred.

Ray Griffiths
12th December 2015, 09:33 PM
Hello Fred, no, they are not his parents. His birth certificate contradicts this.
Many thanks for your interest.
Kind Regards,
Ray