I'm looking to find the service records for my great grandfather.
I have his full name, regiment and rank, regimental number, and other basic details.
With that information am I likely to find his full service record? I cannot find anything on ancestry - if its not on ancestry does that mean...
My Brushett line:
My great grand mother was Clara Frances Brushett.
Born Rochford essex, 1909.
Died Northamptonshire, 1993.
Siblings.. richard e, bertha r, robert arthur, frederick c, sydney w.. BRUSHETT
Married Albert Edward Reeve rochford essex 1931.
Sidney James Brushett
This is the main Reeve line i have to go on:
William Albert Reeve; 13 June 1932 rochford, essex - April 1986 kettering, northants. Wife evelyn young.
Albert Edward Reeve; 23 June 1902 Islip, northants - 1988 Wellingborough. Wife Clara Frances Brushett.
Rose anna (or anne...
I'm looking to find a bit more info on my great grandfather, Albert Edward Reeve. I know he was born in islip, near thrapston, northants, june 1902. He was a brick layer/labourer inbetween serving with the army. He first joined up when he was 14, to the 1st battalian northampton regt to...
Hi Sterico, thanks for the warm welcome. Just as i noticed your reply i was looking for your other posts as i had noticed the Thorne connection too, great minds and all that!:)
As for my Thornes; My Grand Father was Peter Thorne, his father was Richard Sydney Thorne, Whose father was George...
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