Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Broughs in:
 • Golders Green Crematorium
 • Golders Green
 • London Borough of Barnet
 • Greater London
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Arthur Brough
Birth: Feb. 26, 1905
Death: May 28, 1978

English actor. Born Frederick Arthur Baker, he is best known as the crotchety-yet-lovable Ernest Grainger, head of the Men's Department, in the highly-successful BBC comedy, "Are You Being Served?" He was also a regular guest on such British television shows as "Upstairs, Downstairs", "Dad's Army", "Z-Cars", "The Persuaders!", and "Jason King." Brough retired from acting in 1978, shortly after the death of his wife, Elizabeth Addyman, to whom he had been married more than 50 years. He passed away only seven weeks later. (bio by: JCFHS'38) 
 
Burial:
Golders Green Crematorium
Golders Green
London Borough of Barnet
Greater London, England
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: JCFHS'38
Record added: Mar 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18515319
Arthur Brough
Added by: Johan
 
Arthur Brough
Cemetery Photo
Added by: MarcoMonroe
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Ah Mr. Grainger...you are sorely missed. I loved "Are You Being Served" and I still love the re-runs. RIP
- old gringo
 Added: Sep. 14, 2014
Rest In peace Arthur
- poddop
 Added: Aug. 29, 2014
Loved your work!
- dddavids Ghost Cams
 Added: Aug. 28, 2014
There are 313 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.3 after 74 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service