Enmore Green, The Knapp

Bertie Gray

Surname: Gray
Other names: Bertie
Other people in this story:
Thomas Gray
Martha Gray née Wright
Hilda E. Gray née Parsons
Locations in this story:
Enmore Green, Shaftesbury, Dorset
Littledown, Semley Road, Shaftesbury, Dorset
Asia
Dorchester, Dorset

Story:
Bertie Gray was born in Enmore Green, Shaftesbury, Dorset, in 1877, the son of Thomas Gray and Martha Gray (née Wright).  He lived all his life, apart from Military Service, in the Shaftesbury area.  He enlisted with the Dorsetshire Regiment as a Private (Service No.5749).  He served in the Asiatic Theatre with the 2nd Battalion.  Following his discharge he was awarded the Victory and British War medals as well as the 1915 Star.   He married Hilda E. Parsons at Shaftesbury in 1928.   His death is recorded at the Dorchester, Dorset, Registry in 1930.

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