Sydney William Davies-Grylls (1883 - 1918)

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Sydney William Davies-Grylls
1883 - 1918
updated February 06, 2019
Sydney William Davies-Grylls was born around 1883. She died on October 30, 1918 at age 35.

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Sydney William Davies-Grylls

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William

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Kirechkoi-hortakoi Military Cemetery 401., in Greece

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Service number: s4/061166
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment: Army Service Corps

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Sydney William Davies-Grylls passed away on October 30, 1918 at 35 years of age. She was buried in Kirechkoi-hortakoi Military Cemetery 401., Greece. She was born around 1883. There is no information about Sydney's surviving family.
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1883 - 1918 World Events

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In 1883, in the year that Sydney William Davies-Grylls was born, on February 28th, in Boston MA, the first vaudeville theater was opened by Benjamin Franklin Keith.

In 1891, at the age of only 8 years old, Sydney was alive when James Naismith, at the Springfield Massachusetts YMCA, invented the game of basketball. Originally using two peach baskets and a soccer ball, he created the game to keep his students active during the long, harsh New England winters.

In 1894, when she was just 11 years old, on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

In 1906, when she was 23 years old, author Upton Sinclair exposed the public-health threat of the meat-packing industry in his book The Jungle. While his intent was to show the lives of exploited lives of immigrants in Chicago and other industrialized cities, most people were horrified by how the meat that ended up on their tables was handled. There was such an outcry that legislation was passed to regulate meat packing. Sinclair said " "I aimed at the public's heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach."

In 1918, in the year of Sydney William Davies-Grylls's passing, on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

Other Biographies

Other Davieses

James Davies-Shuck
around 1923 - Jul 1, 1944
John Charles Edmunds-Davies
around 1894 - Apr 12, 1917
Thomas Evans-Davies
Died: Aug 25, 1916
Geoffrey Ffrangcon-Davies
around 1896 - May 10, 1915
Claude Gibney Finch-Davies
around 1876 - Aug 3, 1920
Harley Edmond Fitzroy Fox-Davies
around 1908 - May 15, 1941
Gebal Davies
Died: Dec 5, 1942
Ivan Beauclerk Hart-Davies
around 1876 - Jul 27, 1917
Arthur Gwynne Hughes-Davies
around 1882 - Sep 20, 1918
Anthony Wenham Humphreys-Davies
around 1916 - Mar 24, 1944
H R Hunter-Davies
Died: Oct 6, 1918
John Davies
Died: Aug 4, 1914
John Davies
Died: May 2, 1918
John Davies
Died: Nov 11, 1917
William Albert Somerset Kevill-Davies
around 1877 - May 15, 1915
Lashington Edward Davies
Died: Sep 1, 1942
John Michael Gwynne Llewellyn-Davies
around 1917 - Jun 17, 1944
Roderick Simpson Llewelyn-Davies
around 1896 - Oct 29, 1917
Lloyd Davies
around 1884 - Mar 28, 1918

Other Gryllses

C W Grylls
around 1891 - Apr 9, 1917
Desse Edgar Grylls
Died: Sep 22, 1914
Edgar Grylls
around 1924 - May 23, 1941

Other Bios

James Davies-Shuck
around 1923 - Jul 1, 1944
James William Davieson
Died: May 23, 1942
Harry Davill
around 1883 - Oct 9, 1916
Henry Davill
around 1897 - Nov 14, 1918
J Davill
Died: Nov 5, 1918
John Davill
around 1893 - Jul 31, 1915
Laurence Allen Davill
around 1921 - Dec 16, 1942
George Henry Daville
around 1924 - Dec 16, 1942
H A Davin
Died: Jun 13, 1916
J Davin
Died: Sep 25, 1915
John Jerome Davin
Died: Jul 28, 1918
Thomas Joseph Davin
around 1891 - Jul 31, 1917
William Maurice Davin
around 1894 - Oct 26, 1917
Davinder Singh Bedi
Died: Dec 20, 1941
Charles Beauchamp Davinet
Died: May 31, 1919
Albert Davinson
Died: Jul 14, 1917
Frank Davinson
around 1882 - Jul 19, 1916
Leonard Davio
around 1917 - Oct 13, 1946
Davis Bernard
Died: Sep 12, 1945
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