Other names: Richard
Locations in this story: Twyford, Shaftesbury, DorsetIwerne Minster, Shaftesbury, DorsetTarrant Keynston, DorsetDorchester, Dorset
Story: Richard Gray was born at Twyford, Shaftesbury, Dorset, on 21 Jul 1889 the son of Harry Gray and Lavinia Annie Gray (nee Wareham). He lived most of his early life in Watery Lane, Iwerne Minster, Shaftesbury, Dorset. He married Florence Eva Wellen at Tarrant Keynston, Dorset, on 18 Oct 1911. He had enlisted with the Army Service Corps as a Driver (Service No. 10513) based with the 2nd Depot Company. The is no other military information or any medal record. By the time of the 1939 Register he was living at 2 New Buildings, Dorchester, Dorset, working as a Farm Worker and Shepherd. His date of death is unknown. His brothers, Benjamin Frank Gray, Ernest Arthur Gray and Harry George Gray, all served during the conflict.