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Search WW1 Claims - Sittingbourne Heritage Museum

Search by surname on First World War Separation Claims for Milton Regis

 

First World World War, 1914 – 1919

Dependency Claims for Milton Regis and Grovehurst (Includes Park Road, Ufton Lane, Unity Street, William Street, London Road)

There are just over 400 of these claims, made between 1914 and 1919.

Records held by the museum include give the following details :

Name of serviceman, service number (if given), unit, name of claimant, address, date papers received, pension officer’s recommend (if dependent), sum granted per week, date considered, date of forwarding papers, final outcome (if different to recommendation), authority.

EXAMPLE:

381        George Caspar Gransden                 Irish Guards                    Lizzie Gransden                88 High Street, Milton Regis

11/07/1918       L Gransden (dependent to extent of) 2/-         30/07/1918   Pension Officer’s recommendation confirmed

31/7/1918                                      (Regimental Paymaster,) London District, Regent Street

To search: Enter the surname on the blue form below, and click “Send request”

Enter the surname on the blue form, and click “Send request”

You will be sent a text result by email in the form of the full name of the serviceman or servicemen for which we hold a record (if any). This is free of charge to all.

Wait to receive this by email. (apologies for this but we are a volunteer service)

If found, then to get the full details (museum subscribers only):

If you are a museum subscriber please complete the green form and click on “Send request”

If you are NOT a museum subscriber, see membership page – then return to the step above.

What to do now:

If you have followed the instructions above, your request has been sent to our volunteers by email. Please wait for a response which we expect to be able to give in a few days. If you have any questions please email the museum secretary.