We remember Mervyn Bruce Grace

We remember Mervyn Bruce Grace

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Timeline

Timeline

1869
sibling Annie Ethel Grace Source:7623627 1869
1870
sibling Ethel Grace Source:7623627 1870
1872
sibling Florie Beatrice Grace Source:7623632 1872
1873
sibling Mina Gertrude Grace Source:7623632 1873
1875
sibling Edward Sidney Henry Grace Source:7623627 1875
1876
sibling Maud Tiny Grace Source:7623627 1876
1877
sibling Alice Rose Grace Source:7623632 1877
1877
sibling Sara Martha Annie Grace Source:7623632 1877
1879
sibling Francis Henry Grace Source:7623627 1879
1879
sibling Ada Hellings Grace Source:7623627 1879
1881
sibling Sybil Elizabeth Grace Source:7623627 1881
1882
sibling George Frederick Grace Source:7623627 1882
1883
sibling John Grace Source:7623627 1883
1883
sibling Doris Marguerite Grace Source:7623627 1883
1886
sibling Edgar Mervyn Grace Source:7623627 6th October 1886
1889
birth Thornbury, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:7623627 15th August 1889
1894
sibling Norman Vere Grace Source:7623632 31st July 1894
1901
education Independent boarding school education Wellington College Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:6991440 31st March 1901
1911
employment Engineer Great Western Railway Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom Source:8539418 1911
1914
children Dorothy B Grace Source:7729387 1914
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Prince of Wales's (North Staffordshire Regiment), TF 2/6th Battalion Source:7199086 20th March 1915 - 1917
1915
commission Temporary Source:8539418 20th March 1915
1916
children Marjorie Grace Source:7729388 1916
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1407537 25th February 1917 - 8th May 1917
1917
service British Army First Lieutenant The Prince of Wales’s (North Staffordshire Regiment), TF 2/6th Battalion Source:7199086 1917 - 8th May 1917
marriage Dorothy Dale Source:7623633
1917
death Killed in Action Believed shot through the head and died, reported missing. nr NOBESCOURT FARM, Somme France Source:7199086 Source:1407537 8th May 1917
burial Templeux-Le-Guerard British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France I. E. 43 Source:7199086

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Mervyn Bruce
Initials MB
Last Name Grace
Source 1407537
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
42 Avenue Road, Swindon, Wiltshire United Kingdom away from home address known 1911-04-02
Park House, High Street, Thornbury, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 1891-04-05
Wellington (Salop) College, Constitution Hill, Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom school/college address known 1901-03-31
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army The Prince of Wales's (North Staffordshire Regiment), TF 2/6th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army The Prince of Wales’s (North Staffordshire Regiment), TF 2/6th Battalion First Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy B Grace daughter 1914
Marjorie Grace daughter 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Louise Grace, nee Robinson mother
Edward Mills Grace father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edgar Mervyn Grace brother 1886-10-06
Edward Sidney Henry Grace brother 1875
Francis Henry Grace brother 1879
Sybil Elizabeth Grace sister 1881
Annie Ethel Grace sister 1869
Florie Beatrice Grace sister 1872
Sara Martha Annie Grace sister 1877
Norman Vere Grace brother 1894-07-31
Alice Rose Grace sister 1877
Mina Gertrude Grace sister 1873
Ethel Grace sister 1870
Maud Tiny Grace sister 1876
Ada Hellings Grace sister 1879
George Frederick Grace brother 1882
John Grace brother 1883
Doris Marguerite Grace sister 1883
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Dale wife -

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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
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jeremy24359
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jeremy24359
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Jeremy24359

External Evidence

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Record of Birth: Dorothy B Grace Jeremy24359
Record of Birth: Marjorie Grace Jeremy24359
Battalion War Diary - 1917 Feb - 1918 July Jeremy24359
Old Wrekinian Lives Lost 1914-18 Jeremy24359
IWM's War Memorials Register Jeremy24359

Multimedia

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The Prince of Wales’s (North Staffs Regt) Jeremy24359
Lieut M.B. Grace Jeremy24359
Park House, Thornbury Jeremy24359
O.W. War Memorial 1914-1919, Wrekin College Chapel Jeremy24359

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