Remembered with honour Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial: Panel 54.
He enlisted in London, and was formerly Sergeant 2802 8th (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment (Post Office Rifles). He was entitled to the Victory and British War medals, and was killed in action. Unfortunately, Henry’s Service Record appears to be one that did not survive the World War Two bombing.
Son of Henry Charles GRAMLICH of Leyton, Essex, and the late Elizabeth (nee MULLER) GRAMLICH.
His parents married 29 May 1887 at Christ Church, St George on the East, London. Elizabeth died 1914 in the West Ham, Essex, district aged 47; Charles died 1942 in the S W Essex district aged 80.
Henry was born 22 February 1888 in Poplar, London, and baptised 5 August 1888 at Christ Church, St George in the East. He resided in Leyton.
He has an entry in the National Probate Calendar.
On the 1891 Census, aged 3 he lived in St George in the East, with his parents and one sibling. On the 1901 Census, aged 13 he lived in Poplar, with his parents and six siblings. On the 1911 Census, a postman aged 23, he was a boarder in Hornsey, Middx.
Unit2nd/8th (City of London) Battalion (Post Office Rifles)
Date of death20/09/1917
Age at death30
Place of death
- 1st S.W. Herts Scout Troop [in St Mary's Parish Church Watford] (4)
- Abbot's Langley Herts War Memorial (17)
- Aldbury Herts War Memorial (1)
- Aldenham Herts War Memorial (located in Letchmore Heath Herts) (8)
- All Saints Church Croxley Green Herts (12)
- All Saints Church Harrow Weald Middx (2)
- All Saints Church Hertford (1)
- All Saints Church King's Langley Herts (1)
- All Saints Church Leavesden Herts (31)
- All Saints Church Witham Essex (3)