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Jasper Gray Frere, DSO OBE MC

Birthplace: New Zealand
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Hugh Robert Frere and Florence Frere
Husband of Cynthia Keble White
Father of <private> Frere (FRERE) and <private> FRERE
Brother of Elsbeth Gray Frere; Phyllis Gray Frere; Allan Gray Frere; Owen Gray Frere; Noel Gray Frere and 1 other
Half brother of Hilda Margaret Brigstocke Frere; Dorothy Brigstocke Frere; Norah Brigstocke Frere and Mary Brigstocke Frere

Occupation: Soldier - Brigadier
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About Jasper Gray Frere, DSO OBE MC


Jasper Gray, D.S.O. (1919), O.B.E. (1946), M.C. (1917), Brig. late Suffolk Regt., served in World War I 1914-19 p.s.c. 1928, Lt.-Col. 1939, served in World War II, Brig. 1941 (ret. 1946) Gen. Sec. Catholic Marriage Adv. Council 1948-50, Chm. British Cttee. 1951-57, Vice-Pres. 1957, Internat. Union of Family Orgs., author of Frere, of Suffolk and Norfolk 1275— 1965, has Order of Merit (Special Class) (Syria) ( Redthorne, Yateley, Hants; Royal Commonwealth Society), b.2 Jan. 1894, educ. Trin. Coll. Glenamond, and Keble Coll. Oxford (B.A. Trin. Coll. m. 9 Feb. 1929, •Cynthia Kebie, only dau. of late Rev. Arthur Kebie White, of Chevington, Suffolk,

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Jasper Gray Frere, DSO OBE MC's Timeline

January 2, 1894
New Zealand
April 1901
Age 7
Tilshead, Wiltshire, England

FRERE, Hugh C Head Married M 43 1858 Clergyman Chr Of Engd Cape Colony S Africa
FRERE, Florence Wife Married F 43 1858 Paddington London
FRERE, Elspeter G Daughter Single F 20 1881 New Zealand
FRERE, Jasper G Son M 6 1895 New Zealand

CULLEY, Elsie E Servant Single F 20 1881 Cook Domestic Stanford in Vale Berkshire
WYLE, Elizabeth A Servant Single F 15 1886 Housemaid Domestic Durrington Wiltshire
CULLEY, Herbert A Servant Single M 17 1884 Gardener Domestic Stanford in Vale Berkshire

RG number: RG13 Piece: 1948 Folio: 10 Page: 11

June 1, 1916
Age 22

First Name: J.G.
Surname: Frere
Regiment: Regiment of Yeomanry, Norfolk (The King's Own Royal Regiment) (Dragoons)
Seniority Date: 01-Jun-16
Rank: Captain
Notes: (Attd 4 Res Bn Norf Regt).
Record Year: 1916

January 1, 1918
Age 23

First Name: Jasper Gray
Surname: FRERE
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment
Gallantry Awards: MC
Rank: Lieutenant
Rank: A/Major
Date Of Gazette: 1/1/1918
Theatre / Reason For Award: New Year Honours List
Page: 36
Record Year: 1918
Service: BA

June 3, 1919
Age 25

First Name: Jasper Gray
Surname: FRERE
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment
Gallantry Awards: DSO
Rank: Temporary Major
Rank: A/Major
Date Of Gazette: 3/6/1919
Theatre / Reason For Award: France & Flanders
Page: 6818
Record Year: 1919
Service: BA

February 9, 1929
Age 35
Brompton Oratory

Marriages from period Jan-Feb-Mar 1929
Frere, Jasper G. White Kensington 1 a p361

July 5, 1974
Age 80