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Frank Kime

Biography of Private Frank Kime (61635)
1st Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment

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Frank Kime

Date of birth:

Place of Birth:
Graby, Lincolnshire, England

Date of Birth registration:
Jan – Mar 1899

Place of Birth Registration:
Bourne, Lincolnshire, England



No marriage for Frank has been found and because of his age we can assume that he never had the opportunity to marry.


Father’s Name:
Henry Kime

Father’s DOB:

Father’s Place of Birth:
Old Leak, Boston, Lincolnshire, England

Father’s Occupation:
Farm Forman

Mother’s Name:
Fanny Tinkler

Mother’s DOB:

Mothers POB:
Denton, Lincolnshire, England

Mother’s Occupation:

Their Marriage:
1886 Grantham District

Siblings: (Name), (DOB), (POB)
Maria Kime, 1886, Whatton
Susannah Kime, 1888, Denton
George Henry Kime, 1890, Denton
Charles Richard Kime, 1892, Denton
Frank Kime, 1899, Graby
Joseph Barton Kime, 1902, Graby
Alice Kime, 1905, Rippingale
Plus 1 more whose name is unknown from the 1911 census

1901 Census:
Frank is living with his parents in Aslackby.

1911 Census:
Frank is living with his parents in Rippingale.

Relatives In Services:
Brother George also served in the Lincolnshire

Newspaper Mentions:
None found

Military Records

Attestation Papers:
None found

WW1 Soldier’s Records:
None found

Soldier’s Died In The Great War:
None found

Pension Records:
Not yet available

Medal Card Index:
Frank’s medal card index states that he was eligible for the following medals:-
The British Medal
The Victory Medal


Rippingale, outside memorial at St Andrew’s Church

Commonwealth War Graves Commission:
In Memory of Private Frank Kime, 61635, 1st Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment who died on 18 May 1919 Age 20.
Son of Henry and Fanny Kime of Sudbrook, Grantham. Native of Rippingale, Bourne, Lincs
Remembered with Honour Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte
Grave Ref: XVIII.A.12A

More information:

Frank Kime

Les Baraques Military Cemetery

Military Service Timeline

This is ongoing research and will be posted when completed.