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George Gordon de Courcy Drury         1894-1947
George was born 28 August 1894, the son of Ernest de Courcy Drury and Nellie Kathleen Sansen, in New Zealand. He served in World War 1 initially with the New Zealand Field Artillery, then as a 2nd Lieutenant with the Royal Scots Fusiliers, then as a Lieutenant with the King's African Rifles in Kenya.

Grace Kathleen Gmelin                       1895-1994
Grace was born on 4 September 1895, daughter of Rev. Frederick Edwin Gmelin MA, one time Rector of Coombe, near Oxford, and Kathleen Trevenen Roe.
I have identified the following children:
  Denis Gordon de Courcy Born 16 May 1921   Christchurch, New Zealand Married Ruth Elizabeth Johnston

Birth of Parents
George Gordon de Courcy Drury b: 28 Aug 1894         New Zealand                   1894/12131
son of Ernest de Courcy Drury and Nellie Kathleen Sansen

Grace Kathleen Gmelin b: 4 Sep 1895         Stonehouse, Devonshire       1895 3Q East Stonehouse 5b 286
daughter of Rev. Frederick Edwin Gmelin and Kathleen Trevenen Roe


LONDON GAZETTE, 3 June 1919
AWARDED THE MILITARY CROSS
2nd Lt. (T./Lt.) George Gordon de Courcy Drury, 3rd Bn., R. Sc. Fus., Spec. Res., and 2/2nd Bn., K. A. R.


Marriage
3 Jul 1920
George Gordon de Courcy Drury
Grace Kathleen Gmelin

Children
Denis Gordon de Courcy Drury b: 16 May 1921               Christchurch, New Zealand
son of George Gordon de Courcy Drury and Grace Kathleen Gmelin

New Zealand Shipping Co. "Rimutaka"
Arrival: Southampton 29 March 1922
From: Wellington, New Zealand

Mrs. Grace Drury     26
Master Denis Drury   1
UK Address: Woolavington, Nr. Bridgewater Somerset

Death
George Gordon de Courcy Drury Died 12 Mar 1947, Age 52,     Westminster, London   1947 1Q Westminster 5c 606 

LONDON   9 May 1947                         Probate
DRURY, George Gordon de Courcy, otherwise Gordon - of 91 Onslow-gardens, Kensington, London, died 12 March 1947, at Westminster Hospital, Westminster, Probate London 9 May, to Grace Kathleen Drury, widow.   Effects £320 5s. 2d.

Death
Grace Kathleen (Gmelin) Drury Died 1994, Age 99,       Fulham, London       1994 4Q Fulham 73a 220