Second Lieutenant John Mann Grant

Royal Scots

Died: Monday 9 April 1917 (aged 27)

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Record:
GRANT, JOHN MANN
Additional information:
Son of William and Isabella Grant, of 14, Craighouse Avenue, Morningside, Edinburgh. Native of Dundee. Formerly Cpl. in Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps.
Cemetery:
BAILLEUL ROAD WEST CEMETERY, ST. LAURENT-BLANGY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
A. 12.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant J M Grant
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
5 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 183)
Name:
Lieutenant J B Grant
Context:
Wounded
Date:
11 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoon Guards (page 120)
Name:
Captain A E G Grant
Context:
other
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 246)