Grayson, Francis (Frank)

BORN HULL 1893. KNOWN AS ‘FRANK’. SON OF MICHAEL & HANNAH ELIZABETH, HIGH STREET, HULL. MARRIED 1913. HIS WIFE SUSANNAH ANN DEYES, AND DAUGHTER, LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. EX BLUNDELL’S WORKER. ENLISTED HULL, ON 06/09/1914. ARRIVED FRANCE, 17/04/1915. WOUNDED IN ACTION, 05/08/1915. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 07/08/1915, 8.15AM, AGED 22. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON ST CHARLES & ST MATHEWS CHURCH ROLL OF HONOUR. FRANK’S DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 23RD AUGUST 1915, AND THE HULL TIMES, ON 21ST AUGUST 1915. *
HIS YOUNGER BROTHER, JOHN (JACK) GRAYSON WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON 23/04/1918, AGED 19.


First name:
FRANCIS
Military Number:
924
Rank:
Private
Date Died
07/08/1915
Place died:
Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France
Age:
22
37 , ALBEMARLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK