Posted By:Patty Mackey
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Subject:Re: grandad
Post Date:October 12, 2011 at 06:45:07
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/wwi/messages/8654.html
Forum:World War I Forum
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Jo:

1901-England Census:

name: John Garde
age: 24
when born: abt 1877
relation: A.B. (Seaman)
gender: male
where born: Ireland
civil parish: Vessels
town: Portland Roads
County/Island: Dorset
Country: England

he must have been in the Navy in 1901, and on a ship; there are also 3 John Gardes mentioned in the awards/medals of the Royal Navy; ages are not given, so can't be sure; 2 of them say 'from 1914-1920' WWI. Bet he's one of them; it also gives their serial numbers...
patty