We remember Harold Grimson

We remember Harold Grimson

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Timeline

Timeline

1871
sibling Annie M Grimson Source:6177390 1871
1873
sibling Amy J Grimson Source:6177390 1873
1874
sibling Jessie Grimson Source:6177390 1874
1878
sibling Ellen E Grimson Source:6177390 1878
1879
sibling Samuel Grimson Source:6177390 1879
1881
sibling Robert A Grimson Source:6177390 1881
1882
birth London United Kingdom Source:6177379 1882
1891
dates Age 9 Source:6177390 1891
1911
location 282 Kings Road, Chelsea United Kingdom other group residence address Source:6191480 1911
1914
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:6650020 15th August 1914
1914
service British Army Private 9523 2nd Reserve Cavalry Regiment Source:6650020 15th August 1914 - 7th November 1914
1914
service British Army Private D/9523 6th Dragoons (Inniskilling) Source:6650020 8th November 1914 - 1st December 1917
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6650020 9th February 1915 - 1st December 1917
1915
hospitalisation Measles Hospital/Institution Source:6650020 14th March 1915 - 20th April 1915
1917
hospitalisation Bronchitis Hospital/Institution Source:6650020 May 1917 - December 1917
1917
death Killed in Action Killed during the charge of Guislain, part of the Battle of Cambrai. Cambrai France Source:7266945 Source:6650094 1st December 1917
burial Beaurevoir British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Aisne Buried in the Beaurevoir British Cemetery in Beaurevoir, France France Source:7266945 Source:6191512

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harold
Initials H
Last Name Grimson
Source 1483882
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
282 Kings Road, Chelsea United Kingdom other group residence address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9523 2nd Reserve Cavalry Regiment Private
British Army D/9523 6th Dragoons (Inniskilling) 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
Maria Bonarius mother
Samuel D Grimson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie M Grimson sister 1871
Amy J Grimson sister 1873
Jessie Grimson sister 1874
Ellen E Grimson sister 1878
Samuel Grimson brother 1879
Robert A Grimson brother 1881
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-08-15 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-08-15 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Libby27444
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Libby27444
GRO WAR DEATHS ARMY OTHER RANKS (1914 to1921) Transcription Jo27523
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jo27523
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jo27523
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Jo27523
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Grave of Harold Grimson Jo27523
Report on the Battle of Cambrai and charge of Guislain Ridge Jo27523

Multimedia

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Beaurevoir British Cemetery Jo27523
War Grave of Harold Grimson. © British War Graves Jo27523
ICRC john14663

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