Herbert Charles Gray

Surname: Gray
Other names: Herbert Charles
Other people in this story:
Charles Gray
Elizabeth Ann Gray (nee Taylor)
Marjorie F. Uphill
Gordon James Gray
Locations in this story:
Ashmore, Shaftesbury, Dorset
Sherborne, Dorset

Herbert Charles Gray was born in Ashmore, Shaftesbury, Dorset, on 29 Aug 1899 and baptised there on 12 Nov 1899 the son of Charles Gray and Elizabeth Ann Gray (nee Taylor).  He spent all his life, apart from Military Service, in Ashmore, Shaftesbury, Dorset.   In 1911 he was living at High Street, Ashmore.   According to the Absent Voters List of 1918 he was serving with the 17th Squadron of the Machine Gun Corps as a Private (Service No. 96213).  There is no other military information available.  He married Marjorie F. Uphill in Sherborne, Dorset, in 1925.   By the time of the 1939 Register he was living at Mullins, Noad Street, Ashmore, working as a Builders Labourer.  No record of his death has been found to date.

Herbert's brother Gordon James (b.1895) also served in the war, with the Coldstream Guards.


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