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GrantArchibald37155TrooperServed 04 Nov 01 to 03 Sep 02. Discharged Aldershot
Source: Nominal roll in WO127
Scottish Horse
GrantArchibald37491TrooperDischarged Aldershot
Source: Nominal roll in WO127
Scottish Horse
GrantArchibald37491Trooper1st Battalion
Source: QSA Medal Rolls
Scottish Horse
GrantArchibald37155Trooper1st Battalion
Source: QSA Medal Rolls
Scottish Horse
GrantArchibald James340PrivateSource: OZ-Boer databaseTasmania, 2nd Bushmen Contingent
GrantArchibald SeafieldLieutenantGRANT, ARCHIBALD SEAFIELD, Lieutenant, was born 17 February 1878, eldest son of Major F W Seafield Grant, Oxfordshire Light Infantry, and Anne Seafield Grant, of 5 Third Avenue, Hove, Sussex. He was educated at Eton, and entered the Army 11 January 1899, with a commission in the Royal Highlanders (The Black Watch). He served in the South African War, 1899-1902, taking part in the advance on Kimberley, including action at Magersfontein; operations in Cape Colony, south of Orange River, 1899; operations in Cape Colony, November 1900 to May 1902. He was employed on the Staff. He was mentioned in Despatches [London Gazette, 29 July 1902]; received the Queen's Medal with three clasps; the King's Medal with two clasps, and was created a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order [London Gazette, 31 October 1902]: "Archibald Seafield Grant, Lieutenant, The Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). In recognition of services during the operations in South Africa". He became Captain 15 February 1906, and retired 4 February 1914. Captain Grant served in the European War, 1914-18, as Deputy Assistant Director of Railway Transport. He was mentioned in General French's Despatches of December 1914. He became Major, Reserve of Officers, Royal Highlanders, 1 September 1915.
DSO, QSA (3) CC OFS Trans (Lt 2/R Highlanders), KSA (2) (Lt DSO 2/R Hlds). Spink 1988 £480.
Source: DSO recipients (VC and DSO Book)
Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
GrantArnold Murray7073GunnerSource: Nominal roll in WO127Ross Machine Gun Battery
GrantArnold Murray7050Lance CorporalSource: Nominal roll in WO127Kitchener's Horse
GrantArthur21477 TrooperSource: Nominal roll in WO127Marshall's Horse
GrantArthur21095PrivateSource: QSA Medal Rolls33rd Company, 11th Btn, IY
GrantArthur12095TrooperSource: QSA Medal Rolls65th Company, 17th Btn, IY
GrantArthur1697Attested: Sep 1902. Source: CMP 16Cape Police
GrantArthurLieutenantQSA (5).
Source: QSA medal rolls
12th (The Prince of Wales's Royal) Lancers
GrantArthur28390CorporalSource: QSA Medal Rolls91st Company, 23rd Btn, IY
GrantArthurLieutenantGRANT, ARTHUR, Lieutenant, was born 14 September 1879, eldest, son of Sir Arthur Henry Grant, 9th Baronet, JP, DL, and Mary, daughter of Captain H Sholto Douglas, late 42nd Highlanders. He was gazetted to the 12th Lancers 4 January 1899, and served in the South African War, 1899-1902, taking part in the advance on Kimberley, including action at Magersfontein; at the Relief of Kimberley; was present during operations in the Orange Free State, February to May 1900, including those at Paardeberg; actions at Poplar Grove, Driefontein, Houtnek (Thoba Mountain) and Zand River; in the Transvaal in May and June, 1900, including actions near Johannesburg; in the Transvaal, west of Pretoria, July to 29 November 1900; in the Orange River Colony, May to 29 November 1900, including actions at Lindley, Bethlehem, and Wittebergen; again in the Transvaal 30 November 1900 to July 1901; also in Cape Colony, July 1901 to 31 May 1902 (Despatches [London Gazette, 25 April, 1902]; Queen's Medal with five clasps, and King's Medal with two clasps). He was created a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order [London Gazette, 26 June, 1902]: "Arthur Grant, Lieutenant, 12th Lancers. In recognition of services during the operations in South Africa". The Insignia, Warrant and Statutes were sent to His Excellency the Commander-in-Chief in India, and presented by Colonel Penno at Umballa in January 1903. He was promoted to Lieutenant 8 March 1900, and to Captain 21 May 1904, and retired 25 September 1909. Lieutenant Colonel A Grant served in the European War, and commanded the Gordon Highlanders till severely wounded in France in 1915. He was Commandant of a Camp from 1917 to 1918. In 1917 he succeeded his father as 10th Baronet, of Nova Scotia. Sir Arthur Grant was a JP and DL. He married, in 1909, Evelyn, youngest daughter of Collingwood L Wood, of Freeland, Perthshire, and they had two sons: Arthur Lindsay and Francis Cullen; and three daughters: Evelyn Mary Francis; Elspeth and Katherine Jean.
Source: DSO recipients (VC and DSO Book)
12th (The Prince of Wales's Royal) Lancers
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