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Humphrey Gilbert Grace



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Humphrey Gilbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Grace AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 85982 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1883 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


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Training and Enlistment

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  • Branch Trade Proficiency
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Prisoner of war

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  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Last known rank

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Biographical information

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    • Son of Ven. T.S. Grace, Archdeacon of Marlborough (New Zealand). Educated at Nelson College.

      Married Helen Macdonald. Father of two sons and two daughters.

      Father of Commander Humphrey Gilbert Grace, Royal Navy, Second World War. AWMM
    • Son of Ven. Thomas Samuel Grace (Jr), Archdeacon of Marlborough (New Zealand) and Rhoda Caroline Colt. Thomas Samuel Grace (Jr) was the son of Archdeacon Thomas Samuel Grace and Agnes Fearon. Rhoda Caroline Colt was the daughter of Charles Russell Colt and Geraldine Adelaide Elizabeth Gilbert. Geraldine was the daughter of Sir Walter Raleigh Gilbert, a direct paternal line descendant of the famed Sir Humphrey Gilbert.

      Educated at Nelson College.

      Married Helen MacGregor MacDonald. Father of two sons, John William (Bill) Grace and Commander Humphrey Gilbert Grace, Royal Navy, Second World War, and two daughters, Monica Margaret Grace and Helen Joyce Grace. Public - Lydia - Direct descendant - 31 October 2018 - Family Papers and Personal Recollection
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About death

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  • Death
    1953 AWMM
    BrockenhurstHampshire AWMM
  • Date of death
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31 October 2018LydiaCambooya, AustraliaDirect descendant

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