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De Gruchy, C S

Barlin Communal Cemetery Extension

Barlin Communal Cemetery Extension, nr. Bethune

Charles Southwell De Gruchy


Lieutenant Charles Southwell De Gruchy
3rd Field Artillery Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery

Military Cross

Born at Toronto, Canada on 14 September, 1890. Son of Jersey born Philip and Eliza de Gruchy (née Marshall). Enlisted 3 January, 1916, Wounded 13 July, 1917

Died of wounds, aged 27 years


Canadian attestation papers

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record



(Picture Courtesy “McGill Honour Roll, 1914-1918”. McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 1926)