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About Charles Grice

Date of Birth
16 July 1893

Service Number
167474

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
2 March 1977

Place of Death
Staindrop, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
Alfred Grice born abt 1848, Margaret Watson Wilkinson born abt 1849. Married Q1 1874 Darlington, Durham, England

Siblings
Leonard John born abt 1875, Herbert born abt 1877, Elizabeth Lilian born abt 1883, Annie born abt 1887, Harry born abt 1889

Marriage
Susannah Brown born 12 June 1893. Married 1931 Teesdale, Durham, England

Children
William (Billy) Alfred born 07 March 1933 and Isabella Margaret born 27 November 1935

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Royal Garrison Artillery (Ripon) 32 Sge. By.

Rank
Gunner

Enlisted Address
Croft House, Staindrop, Durham, England

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
Yes

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1911 (Son Working In Garden), 1917 Dairy Farmer (own), 1939 Dairy Farmer And Navies & Contractor

Campaigns
Prisoner of War, Germany

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Staindrop, Durham, England, 1911 Staindrop, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
Croft Cottage , Staindrop, Durham, England 167474 3rd Batt R.G.A.

1939 Register
Croft House, Staindrop, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find my Past, Teesdale Mercury and Parish Magazine

Notes
"Teesdale Mercury 23 January 1918. ""Mrs Grice, Croft House, Staindrop, has received new that her youngest son, gunner Charles Grice, Royal Garrison Artillery, is a prisoner of war in Germany"". Parish Magazine December 1918 ""We rejoice to welcome Gunner Charles Grice and Lieut. Roberts home again, after a long and weary period of imprisonment in Germany; we have no knowledge of any others who have returned, if they have come home, we extend a healthy welcome to them.

- Research by JP