We remember Frank Leopold De Gruchy

We remember Frank Leopold De Gruchy

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Alberic John De Gruchy Source:8765347 1878
1880
sibling Nelly Violet De Gruchy Source:8765347 1880
1882
birth St Leonards, Sussex United Kingdom Source:8764831 Source:8765347 March 1882
1895
sibling Ethne Lily De Gruchy Source:8765347 1895
1898
sibling John Friend De Gruchy Source:8765347 1898
1899
sibling Hilderic Robin De Gruchy Source:8765347 1899
1901
dates Age 18 Source:8765347 31st March 1901
1901
location 22 Elphinstone Road, Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:8765347 31st March 1901
1901
employment Photographer Not known Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom Source:8765347 31st March 1901
1911
location 8 Martyrs Fields, Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8765348 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Photographics Manager Not known Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom Source:8765348 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 27 Source:8765348 2nd April 1911
1915
employment Photographer and X-ray Assistant M A Lander at Medical Hall Canterbury Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom Source:8764831 10th November 1915
1915
dates Age 32 Source:8764831 10th November 1915
1915
enlistment Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom Source:8764831 10th November 1915
1915
location 8 Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom their own address Source:8764831 10th November 1915
1916
service British Army Private 10300 Royal Fusiliers (City of London) Regiment 28th (Reserve) Battalion Source:8764831 24th March 1916 - 1st August 1916
1916
service British Army Private 10300 Royal Fusiliers (City of London) Regiment 22nd (Service) Battalion (Kensington) Source:8764831 2nd August 1916 - 13th August 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8764831 2nd August 1916 - 5th January 1917
1916
service British Army Private 10300 Royal Fusiliers (City of London) Regiment 9th (Service) Battalion Source:8764831 14th August 1916 - 8th June 1917
1917
hospitalisation Nephritis [inflammation of the kidneys] originally diagnosed 14 Dec 1916 whilst on active service in France. Caused by exposure in the trenches. Hospital/Institution Source:8765350 6th January 1917 - 8th June 1917
1917
discharge Source:8764831 8th June 1917
1917
dates Age 35 Source:8764831 8th June 1917
1927
marriage Edith May De Gruchy nee Caesar Source:8765352 1927
1927
dates Age 45 Source:8765352 June 1927
1964
dates Age 81 Source:8765355 March 1964
1964
death Not War Related Frank Leopold de Gruchy died some 46 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 81. Canterbury Registration District, Kent United Kingdom Source:8765355 1964

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frank Leopold
Initials FL
Last Name De Gruchy
Source 8764831
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
22 Elphinstone Road, Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
8 Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom their own address known 10th November 1915
8 Martyrs Fields, Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom other group residence address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10300 Royal Fusiliers (City of London) Regiment 28th (Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 10300 Royal Fusiliers (City of London) Regiment 22nd (Service) Battalion (Kensington) Private
British Army 10300 Royal Fusiliers (City of London) Regiment 9th (Service) Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily De Gruchy nee Friend mother
John De Gruchy father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alberic John De Gruchy brother 1878
Nelly Violet De Gruchy sister 1880
Ethne Lily De Gruchy sister 1895
John Friend De Gruchy brother 1898
Hilderic Robin De Gruchy brother 1899
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith May De Gruchy nee Caesar wife 1927
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Blue Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1915-11-10 5'6"

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Official Records

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External Evidence

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Lives of the First World War Entry for 32031 John Friend de Gruchy of the Bedfordshire Regiment Keith22624
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Keith22624
Marriages Recorded in Canterbury in June 1927 Keith22624
Deaths Recorded in Canterbury in March 1964 Keith22624

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Cap Badge of the Royal Fusiliers Regiment Keith22624

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