Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Davies, Roger[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1919 - 1995  (75 years)


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  • Name Davies, Roger 
    Born 18 Oct 1919  Hordley, Eng., UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Male 
    Business Address/Year 1947-1948  Chilliwack, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    14 Wellington Ave.
    Greenwood Photo Studios
    Chilliwack, BC
    Canada 
    Marriage ? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Bride: Katherine (Kay) Short 
    • According to his obituary, she passed away in Aug 1994.
    Died 13 May 1995  Chilliwack, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 18 May 1995  West Coast Crematorium, Burnaby, BC Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Association Greenwood Photo Studios (Relationship: Proprietor) 
    Person ID I1517  Camera Workers | D, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2020 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Commercial.
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: According to his obituary he immigrated to Saskatchewan in Aug 1929 with his family. He served in World War Two from age 21 (ca. 1940) to Sep 1944. He operated the Greenwood Photo Studio in Chilliwack in the late 1940s.

  • Sources 
    1. [S693] Chilliwack Progress, A12, 17 May 1995.
      "Roger Davies"
      Obit.

    2. [S715] SUN47, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1947).
      Chilliwack: not listed

    3. [S780] SUN48, (Vancouver: Sun Directories, 1948).
      Chilliwack: Davies Roger prop Greenwood Photo Studio

    4. [S1040] FV53, (Vancouver, BC: B.C. Directories, 1953).
      Chilliwack: not listed

    5. [S652] BVIPA death registration index.
      Registration no. 1995-09-010453; digital facsimile URL (accessed 10 Feb 2020): http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/705378f5-c60a-4d98-9bb8-43055ed20771