Lt Louis Grainger

1893 Apr 17. Born Thirsk, Yorks

1901 census at Kepwick Hall, Kepwick, Village, Thirsk, Yorks

1911 census at Victoria Avenue Sowerby Thirsk

1915 Apr/Jun Married Emily Walker in Leeds, Yorks,

1918 Feb 22. Yorks Regt. The undermentioned cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts.: Louis Grainger.

1919 Temp.Aug 27 Yorks Regt. 2nd Lt. L. Grainger to be temp. Lt.

1921 Apr 8. Joined ADRIC with service no 1882. Posted to I Coy.

1921 May 20 On raids in Dublin

1921 Jun 18 He seems to have been suspended until 1 Jul 1921

1922 Jan 19. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1929 Mar 6. Leaves UK for Canada "to follow wife Emily and 3 children"

1929 Dec 17. Returns to UK from New York. He is a "cashier" and seems to have given up the idea of settling in Canada.

1939 Register He is a quarry labourer living at Helmsley R.D., Yorkshire

1957 Jul/Sep Died Wenslaydale, Yorks. aged 64