Boy Telegraphist William Grover

Royal Navy, HMS Defence

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 16)

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Record:
GROVER, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of H. E. and M. A. Grover, of 8, Scotland St., Brighton. Native of Fishergate, Southwick.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
15.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Grover, William
Memorial:
Wortham - WWi Roll Of Honour (WMR 57187)
Location:
Wortham, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Grover, W
Memorial:
Catford Bridge Football Club (WMR 11027)
Location:
Hayes, Greater London
Name recorded:
Grover, W
Memorial:
Whyteleafe WW1 and WW2 (WMR 744)
Location:
Whyteleafe, Surrey
Name recorded:
Grover, W
Memorial:
Watford - WW1 (WMR 33372)
Location:
Watford, Hertfordshire

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Name:
Second Lieutenant J M L Grover
Context:
returned_training
Date:
28 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 127)