Tag Archives: David Williams Cripps

Last Post Ceremony

On the 12th September 2019, my brother Peter Cripps and I had the honour of representing the Cripps family at the Last Post Ceremony at the Australian War Memorial. It was 75 years to the day since Dad’s cousin, David … Continue reading

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Family of Charles Thomas Cripps [1854-1923]

This page shows the family of Charles Thomas Cripps and Margaret Haigh nee Williams. Margaret’s first husband Allen Haigh died. They had two children together, Selena and Elizabeth who became the step-sisters to Charles and Margaret’s children. I understand that … Continue reading

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Serving Our Country

I’m adding another post today as we have another member of the Cripps family who enlisted in the AIF to serve our country in WWI, in David Williams Cripps son of Charles, born 23 May 1886. I had been told … Continue reading

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