Gunner George Donald Grant

Royal Marine Artillery

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 17)

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Record:
GRANT, GEORGE DONALD
Additional information:
Son of the late Lewis and Isabella Grant, of Galashiels.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
21.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Grant, George D
Memorial:
Govan High School WW1 (WMR 76755)
Location:
Govan, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Grant, G D
Memorial:
Customs And Excise WW1 And WW2 (WMR 11786)
Location:
City Of London, Greater London

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Name:
Sergeant G Grant
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 87)
Name:
Captain Grant
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 6 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 156)
Name:
Sergeant Grant
Context:
award
Date:
3 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 67)
Name:
Sergeant Grant
Context:
award
Date:
3 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 67)
Name:
Captain J Grant
Context:
author
Date:
27 May 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: `C' Squadron North Irish Horse (page 23)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W H S Grant
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 57)