We remember George Gilruth

We remember George Gilruth

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Dundee, Tayside United Kingdom Source:7160597 Source:9165415 1888
1906
enlistment Lochgelly, Fife United Kingdom Source:9165416 23rd November 1906
1907
events Overstaying Leave Military Discipline Admonished offence but forfeits 5 days pay. Source:9165416 18th September 1907
1910
events Illtreating Horse and Insolent to an Officer Military Discipline Punishment - 48 hours detention. Source:9165416 19th March 1910
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9165416 12th May 1915
employment Miner Source:9165416
service British Army Private D/1210 6th Dragoon Guards Source:1353100
service British Army Private D/1210 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers) Source:7160597
location 6, Hallett St., West Bank, East London. South Africa parents address Source:7160597
1918
death Died of wounds Source:7160597 Source:9165415 28th March 1918
burial Verberie French National Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Oise Estrees ST.Denis Military Cemetery, Oise, France - exhumed on 14 March 1922 France D. 223. Source:7160597

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Gilruth
Source 1353100
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
6, Hallett St., West Bank, East London. South Africa parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army D/1210 6th Dragoon Guards Private
British Army D/1210 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Violet G. MacGillicuddy or Gilruth mother
Thomas Gilruth father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1906-11-23 5'5"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Vincent96527
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Vincent96527

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Multimedia

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6th Dragoons Guards (Carabiniers) Cap Badge Vincent96527
1914-15 Star Vincent96527
British War Medal Vincent96527
Victory Medal Vincent96527

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