We remember Harry Gasson

We remember Harry Gasson

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Timeline

1877
sibling Miichael Gasson Source:8583129 1877
1878
sibling Thomas Gasson Source:8583129 1878
1880
sibling Amy Gasson Source:8583129 1880
1881
location 37 Church Street, Ore, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:8583132 3rd April 1881
1882
sibling John Gasson Source:8583129 1882
1883
birth Halton, Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom Source:6259745 Source:8583132 16th July 1883
1885
sibling Ann Gasson Source:8583129 1885
1887
sibling Joe Gasson Source:8583129 1887
1889
sibling Nellie Gasson Source:8583129 1889
1891
location Church Street, Ore, Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom parents address Source:8583129 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 7 Source:8583129 5th April 1891
1891
sibling George Gasson Source:8583129 1891
1894
sibling Richard Gasson Source:8683257 1894
1900
sibling Daisy Gasson Source:8683257 1900
1900
enlistment United Kingdom Source:6259745 9th October 1900
1900
service Royal Navy Boy 2nd Class Source:6259745 9th October 1900
1901
service Royal Navy Boy 1st Class Source:6259745 9th January 1901
1901
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman Source:6259745 16th July 1901
1904
service Royal Navy Able Seaman Source:6259745 10th March 1904
1915
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 212007 HMS Castor Source:6259745 12th November 1915 - 31st May 1916
marriage Charlotte B Gasson Lepper Source:8583118
1916
death Killed in Action At sea on board Light Cruiser HMS Castor Denmark Source:8583118 31st May 1916
burial Esbjerg New Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Jutland A.B. Harry Gasson buried in Esbjerg New Cemetery, Jutland as "A British Seaman of the Great War" on 25-09-1916. As a result of voluntary research in Denmark his ID was confirmed by MOD on 15-11- 2015 Denmark Section H, row 8, grave 1 Source:8583118

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harry
Initials H
Last Name Gasson
Source 6259745
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
37 Church Street, Ore, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
Church Street, Ore, Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Boy 2nd Class
Royal Navy Boy 1st Class
Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman
Royal Navy Able Seaman
Royal Navy 212007 HMS Castor Able Seaman
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Gasson father
Abigail mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Miichael Gasson brother 1877
Thomas Gasson brother 1878
Amy Gasson sister 1880
John Gasson brother 1882
Ann Gasson sister 1885
Joe Gasson brother 1887
Nellie Gasson sister 1889
George Gasson brother 1891
Richard Gasson brother 1894
Daisy Gasson sister 1900
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charlotte B Gasson Lepper wife

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Peter6648
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Peter6648
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Peter6648
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Peter6648
Deaths at sea, 1781-1968 Transcription Peter6648
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Peter6648

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Grave of Harry Gasson, buried as "Known unto God" Robert74668
Re-Dedication ceremony for A.B. Harry Gasson Robert74668
Battle of Jutland Memorial Park, Thyborøn, Jutland Robert74668
HMS Castor Robert74668
Grave of A.B. Harry Gasson Robert74668

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