We remember James Gration

We remember James Gration

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling Ann Rebecca Gration Source:8830424 1885
1886
sibling Edith Gration Source:8830424 1886
1888
sibling Thomas Litchfield Gration Source:8830424 1888
1890
sibling Oliver Gration Source:8830424 1890
1891
location Pentrich Mills, Pentrich, near Ripley, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8830422 5th April 1891
1891
birth Pentrich, near Ripley, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:7334381 Source:8830422 1891
1893
sibling Samuel William Gration Source:8830424 1893
1895
sibling Violet May Gration Source:8830424 1895
1897
dates Age 6 Source:8830423 December 1897
1901
dates Age 10 Source:8830424 31st March 1901
1901
location Buckland Hollow, Heage, near Belper, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8830424 31st March 1901
1903
dates Age 11 Source:8830425 March 1903
1911
dates Age 20 Source:8830426 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Flour Miller's Carter A local flour mill Heage, near Belper, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8830426 2nd April 1911
1911
location Buckland Hollow, Heage, near Belper, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8830426 2nd November 1911
1914
marriage Edith Gration nee Marshall Source:8830425 1914
1914
dates Age 23 Source:8830428 December 1914
1918
dates Age 27 Source:7334381 24th March 1918
1918
death Killed in Action James Gration is remembered on a memorial to those posted as Missing Presumed Dead in the Arras sector of the Western Front. He was 27. Arras sector of the Western Front France Source:7334381 24th March 1918
1918
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:8830418 21st October 1918
enlistment Mansfield, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8830417
service British Army Serjeant 4664 London Regiment 5th lond Battalion Source:1422818
service British Army Serjeant 302774 London Regiment 28th lond Battalion Source:1422818
service British Army Serjeant 302774 London Regiment 5th lond Battalion Source:1422818
service British Army Serjeant 302774 London Regiment 1/5th (City of London) Battalion (London Rifle Brigade) posted to 1/28th (County of London) Battalion (Artist’s Rifles) Source:7334381
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8830417
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, Arras, Pas de Calais France Panel Reference: Bay 9 Source:7334381

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James
Initials J
Last Name Gration
Source 8830418
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Buckland Hollow, Heage, near Belper, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Buckland Hollow, Heage, near Belper, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd November 1911
Pentrich Mills, Pentrich, near Ripley, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4664 London Regiment 5th lond Battalion Serjeant
British Army 302774 London Regiment 28th lond Battalion Serjeant
British Army 302774 London Regiment 5th lond Battalion Serjeant
British Army 302774 London Regiment 1/5th (City of London) Battalion (London Rifle Brigade) posted to 1/28th (County of London) Battalion (Artist’s Rifles) Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Gration nee Litchfield mother
Thomas Gration father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Rebecca Gration sister 1885
Edith Gration sister 1886
Thomas Litchfield Gration brother 1888
Oliver Gration brother 1890
Samuel William Gration brother 1893
Violet May Gration sister 1895
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Gration nee Marshall wife 1914

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith22624
London Gazette Supplement 21 October 1918 Page 12343 Keith22624
Births Recorded Belper Registration District Derbyshire Keith22624
Deaths Recorded Belper Registration District Derbyshire Keith22624
Marriages Recorded Belper Registration District Derbyshire Keith22624
Marriages Recorded Mansfield Registration District Nottinghamshire Keith22624
Marriages Recorded Belper Registration District Derbyshire Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry for J71547 Oliver Gration Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry for S4/140274 Samuel William Gration Keith22624

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1/5th London Rifle Brigade Cap Badge Keith22624

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