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Captain FRANCIS OCTAVIUS GRENFELL - VLAMERTINGHE MILITARY CEMETERY - 9th (Queen's Royal) Lancers
File of correspondence regarding the grave of Captain Francis Octavius Grenfell in Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery, Belgium. Correspondence includes letters enquiring about the location of his grave with prospective visits in mind and copies of replies sent by head office.
Includes: handwritten letter from R. Chant, Esq. an apparent former comrade of Captain Grenfell wishing to address the logistics of visiting the grave and the Commission's reply; a handwritten letter from I. N. Redhead, Esq. in Grenada seeking information about Captain Grenfell and the other members of his family who fell in the 1st world war; and the Commission's reply; the Commission's reply to an enquiry (copy not enclosed) from Ms M.A. Babb in the USA about several officer casuaties of the 1st world war including Captain Grenfell and the location of their places of commemoration; and a photocopy of Captain Grenfell's biographical and citation entry in 'The Victoria Cross'.
7/9/1948 - 27/7/1979
VLAMERTINGHE MILITARY CEMETERY
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