Lionel Grove

Name

Lionel Grove

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

08/05/1916

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
22034
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
15th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

LOOS MEMORIAL
Panel 50 to 52.
France

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

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.

Wartime Service

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.

Additional Information

Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild