We remember Samuel William Gration

We remember Samuel William Gration

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling Ann Rebecca Gration Source:8828966 1885
1886
sibling Edith Gration Source:8828966 1886
1888
sibling Thomas Litchfield Gration Source:8828966 1888
1890
sibling Oliver Gration Source:8828966 1890
1891
sibling James Gration Source:8828966 1891
1893
birth Pentrich, near Ripley, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8828953 Source:8828961 1893
1895
sibling Violet May Gration Source:8828966 1895
1897
dates Age 4 Source:8828958 December 1897
1901
dates Age 8 Source:8828961 31st March 1901
1901
location Buckland Hollow, Heage, near Belper, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8828961 31st March 1901
1903
dates Age 9 Source:8828964 March 1903
1911
dates Age 18 Source:8828966 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Weigh Machine Clerk A local colliery Heage, near Belper, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8828966 2nd April 1911
1911
location Buckland Hollow, Heage, near Belper, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8828966 2nd April 1911
1917
dates Age 24 Source:8828969 17th July 1917
service British Army Private S4/140274 Army Service Corps Base Depot Mechanical Transport Source:7367331
theatres Mesopotamia :6b Source:7367331
1917
death Unknown Samuel William Gration's 'Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919' entry only says that he "died". Samuel was 24. Al-Kūt - aka Kut Iraq Source:7367331 Source:8828969 17th July 1917
burial Kut War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Al-Kut - aka Kut Iraq Q. 23. Source:8828969

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Samuel William
Initials SW
Last Name Gration
Source 8828953
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 April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S4/140274 Army Service Corps Base Depot Mechanical Transport Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
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
James Gration brother 1891
Violet May Gration sister 1895

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Official Records

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

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Births Recorded Belper Registration District Derbyshire Keith22624
Marriages Recorded Belper Registration District Derbyshire Keith22624
Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry for J71547 Oliver Gration Keith22624
Lives of the First World War Entry for 302774 James Gration Keith22624

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An Army Service Corps Cap Badge Keith22624

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