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GrsqoryS2nd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Royal Warwickshire Regiment
GruarJ936 TrooperSource: Nominal roll in WO127Marshall's Horse
GruarJ H4591BandmasterQSA (3).
Source: QSA medal rolls
12th (The Prince of Wales's Royal) Lancers
GrubbA W HA Division
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
South African Constabulary
GrubbAlexander Henry WatkinsLieutenantGRUBB, ALEXANDER HENRY WATKINS, Lieutenant, was born 18 April 1873, son of Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Grubb, JP, late Royal Artillery, of Elsfield House, Hollingbourne, Kent, and of Sarah Watkins Grubb. He was educated at Wellington College, and at the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich (Pollock Gold Medal), and entered the Royal Engineers 12 February 1892, becoming Lieutenant 12 February 1895. He served with the Balloon Section at Aldershot, 1894-99. He served in the South African War, 1899-1902, taking part in the advance on Kimberley, including action at Magersfontein; at the Relief of Kimberley; took part in the operations in the Orange Free State, February to May 1900, including those at Paardeberg, and actions at Poplar Grove and Driefontein; in the Transvaal in May and June, 1900, including actions near Johannesburg, Pretoria and Diamond Hill; in Orange River Colony, including actions at Wittebergen; in the Transvaal, November 1900 to January 1901, and March 1901 to 31 May 1902; again during operations in Orange River Colony, February to March 1901, and July to September 1901; took part in the operations on the Zululand Frontier of Natal in October 1901; also in Cape Colony, January to February 1901 (Despatches [London Gazette, 16 March, 1900, and 17 June, 1902]; Queen's Medal with six clasps, and King's Medal with two clasps). He was created a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order [London Gazette, 26 June, 1902]: "Alexander Henry Watkins Grubb, Lieutenant, Royal Engineers. In recognition of services during the operations in South Africa". The Insignia, Warrant and Statutes were sent to the GOC, Transvaal, and Orange River Colony, 15 November 1902, and were presented by Colonel Lyttelton at Pretoria 14 January 1903. He was promoted to Captain, Royal Engineers, 12 October 1902, and was on the Headquarters Staff at Pretoria till 1904; specially employed, Headquarters of Army, 6 to 22 Feb 1909, and with the Signal Division, Aldershot, whence he was sent on active service in the European War. He became Major 1 February 1912. He was Temporary Lieutenant Colonel, Royal Engineers, 9 January 1916 to 18 April, 1917; Temporary Colonel, 19 April 1917 to 31 December 1918; served in France, 1914-15; was Director of Army Signals, British Salonika Force, 19 April 1917. He was six times mentioned in Despatches, and was given the Brevets of Lieutenant Colonel 3 June 1916, and Colonel 1 January 1919. Colonel Grubb was created a CMG in June 1918. He had the Coronation Medal. In 1908 he married Frances Marie, daughter of J Brent Cox, of Kentucky, USA, and they had one son, Alexander James, born 25 July 1909.
Source: DSO recipients (VC and DSO Book)
Royal Engineers
GrubbAlexander Henry WatkinsLieutenantAlso served in 1st Balloon Section. Rank is Captain on KSA roll. KSA issued 14 Oct 1903. Name also on Railways roll 161/9. Awarded DSO. MiD by Roberts 1 Mar 1902.

QSA (6) CC Paard Drief Joh DH Witt. KSA

TNA ref 160/38: 315/85; 161/9
Royal Engineers, Field Troop, 2nd
GrubbArchibald1560Attested: Mar 1898. Source: CMP 17Cape Police
GrubbArthur1103Colour SergeantSource: DCM recipientsDevonshire Regiment
GrubbC4th Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
King's Royal Rifle Corps
GrubbCharles AlfredOrderly Source: Nominal roll in WO127Imperial Hospital Corps
GrubbF TSource: QSA and KSA medal rollsNew Zealand, 5th Contingent (Imperial Bushmen)
GrubbF WSource: QSA and KSA rollsImperial Light Infantry
GrubbF WTrooperNatal 1906 (1)
Source: Recipients of the Natal 1906 Medal
Royston's Horse
GrubbFrederick314PrivateSource: OZ-Boer databaseTasmania, 8th Battalion Australian Commonwealth Ho
GrubbFrederick William992 PrivateSource: Nominal roll in WO127Imperial Light Infantry
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