First World War
22034 Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Not Yet Researched
Panel 50 to 52. France
St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey
Lionel Smart Grove, born in Watford in 1897, was the only son of Walter and Elizabeth A Grove, who had four children. Lionel was the only one who survived.
Lionel enlisted as Private 22034 in Holborn, joining the 15th battalion of the Royal Welsh Regiment. He served in France and Flanders and was killed in action on 8 May 1916.
Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.
Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild