Search Options:
Records per Page:

 Surname   Forename   No   Rank   Notes   Unit 
GarrattFrancis SudlowMajorGARRATT, FRANCIS SUDLOW, Major, was born 18 June, 1859, eldest son of Reverend Sudlow Garratt, of Merifield, Devonport. He was educated at Winchester and Sandhurst, and was gazetted to the 6th Dragoon Guards 1 May 1878; served in the Afghan War, 1879-80, with the Khyber Division, Kabul Field Force; became Lieutenant 1 July 1881, and Captain 3 October 1887. He was Adjutant, Yeomanry Cavalry, 1 June, 1888, to 31 May 1893; was promoted to Major 3 April, 1897. He served in the South African War, 1899-1902, in command of the 6th Dragoons. Also in command of a column (afterwards of a group of columns), 21 June, 1901 to 31 May 1902; operations in the Orange River Colony and Transvaal, June 1901 to 31 May 1902; operations on the Zululand Frontier of Natal, September and October 1901. He was mentioned in Despatches [London Gazette, 4 May 1900]; received the Queen's Medal with six clasps, the King's Medal with two clasps, was created a CB, and created a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order [London Gazette, 19 April, 1901]: "Francis Sudlow Garratt, Major, 6th Dragoons. In recognition of services during the operations in South Africa". The Insignia, Warrant and Statutes were sent to the Commander-in-Chief in South Africa, and the Insignia presented to him by Brigadier General E V F Hamilton. He became Lieutenant Colonel, 3rd Dragoon Guards, 14 January 1903, and 6th Dragoon Guards, 3 July 1904; was Colonel on the Staff, India; Brigade Commander, India, from 1 May 1905; became Colonel 14 January 1906; retired 5 July 1911; was given the honorary rank of Brigadier General 10 February 1912. He served in the European War; was twice mentioned in Despatches; created a CMG, 1915, and a KCMG, 1918. Sir Francis Garratt married, in 1897, Frances Lucy, eldest daughter of Colonel Troyte, of Huntsham Court, Devon, and they had three daughters.
Source: DSO recipients (VC and DSO Book)
6th (Inniskilling) Dragoons
GarrattGSource: QSA and KSA medal rollsSouth African Constabulary
GarrattG3565PrivateQSA (3). Discharged, 25 Aug 02.
Source: QSA medal rolls
19th (Queen Alexandra's Own Royal) Hussars
GarrattGeorgeSource: QSA and KSA medal rollsSouth African Constabulary
GarrattGeorgeTrooperSource: Nominal roll in WO127Rimington's Guides
GarrattGeorge William35201Lance CorporalSource: QSA Medal Rolls21st Company, 2nd Btn, IY
GarrattH MSource: QSA and KSA medal rollsSouth African Constabulary
GarrattJ4585PrivateQSA (4).
Source: QSA medal rolls
6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers)
GarrattJ3462PrivateDied of disease. Standerton, 28 November 1901
1st Battalion.
Source: South African Field Force Casualty Roll
(Prince Consort's Own) Rifle Brigade
GarrattJ3rd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
King's Royal Rifle Corps
GarrattJ3462Rifleman1st Battalion
Demise: Died of disease - dysentery 28 Nov 1901
Place: Standerton. General Hospital 17
Source: In Memoriam by S Watt
(Prince Consort's Own) Rifle Brigade
GarrattJ H6159CorporalQSA (4)
Source: Provisional list of Wepener recipients
Brabant's Horse
GarrattJ H36543TrooperDischarged 19 Dec 01 medically unfit
Source: Nominal roll in WO127
South African Light Horse
GarrattJames35Occupation: Barman. Next of kin: Daughters. Address: Nottingham.
Source: Attestation paper in WO126
Town Guard and District Mounted Troops
GarrattJames Henry6159 and 206Corporal2nd Brabant's Horse
Source: Nominal roll in WO127
Brabant's Horse
Page 13355 of 41404
<<First <Prev 13348 13349 13350 13351 13352 13353 1335413355 13356 13357 13358 13359 13360 13361 13362 Next> Last>>