Grayburn, George

BORN HULL 1882. SON OF JAMES EDWARD GRAYBURN (1857-1907)  & MARY ANNIE SCOTT (1863-1946), OF 10 ARTHUR TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL. HE HAD FIVE BROTHERS AND FOUR SISTERS. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 7 TALBOT TERRACE, TOOGOOD STREET, HULL (CWGC  ADDRESS). THE FAMILY ALSO LIVED AT 107 SELBY STREET AND 10 ARTHUR TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL. HE WAS ONE OF THREE BROTHERS KILLED IN THE WAR.

EMPLOYED AS AN OIL MILL PRESSMAN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 5TH BORDER REGIMENT. WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 16/09/1916, AGED 34. HE IS BURIED AT ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY, MIRAUMONT, SOMME, FRANCE. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LOST TO HIS MOTHER ANNIE.

THE THREE SONS SHE LOST WERE:-

HIS BROTHER, PRIVATE, GEORGE GRAYBURN, 4390, 5TH BORDER REGIMENT WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 16/09/1916, AGED 34.

PRIVATE, JOHN GRAYBURN, 13/775, 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, KILLED IN ACTION, ON  20/07/1917, AGED 27.

HIS BROTHER, PRIVATE, WILLIAM GRAYBURN, 11561, 10TH EAST YORKKSHIRE REGIMENT, DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 26/09/1918, AGED 22.


First name:
GEORGE
Military Number:
4390
Rank:
Private
Date Died
16/09/1916
Place died:
ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY, MIRAUMONT, SOMME, FRANCE
Age:
34
7 TALBOT TERRACE, TOOGOOD STREET, HULL