We remember Edward Cyril Groves

We remember Edward Cyril Groves

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Timeline

Timeline

1898
birth Lewisham United Kingdom Source:6159532 1898
1913
enlistment Blackheath United Kingdom Source:7013347 March 1913
1913
service British Army Private 1223 London Regiment 20th lond Battalion Source:5478382 March 1913 - 3rd September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 1223 London Regiment 2nd Bn Source:5478382 3rd September 1914 - 1st March 1917
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6182634 June 1916 - November 1916
1917
service British Army Private 630169 London Regiment 2nd Bn Source:7009691 1st March 1917 - 9th December 1917
1917
hospitalisation sickness Hospital/Institution Source:6182642 28th August 1917
service British Army Private 630169 London Regiment Source:7363559
1917
death Killed in Action Went over the top and dun himself in, he was suffering from depression from the death of his mother and brother and possibly from shell shock. Jerusalem Israel Source:7363559 Source:5478382 9th December 1917
burial Jerusalem War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Source:7363559

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward Cyril
Initials EC
Last Name Groves
Source 6182637
First Names Earnest Cyril
Initials EC
Source 6182637
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1223 London Regiment 2nd Bn Private
British Army 630169 London Regiment 2nd Bn Private
British Army 1223 London Regiment 20th lond Battalion Private
British Army 630169 London Regiment Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
GRO WAR DEATHS ARMY OTHER RANKS (1914 to1921) Transcription paul490
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription paul490
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription paul490
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription paul490
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Service numbers web site paul490
Poppies roll of honour paul490

Multimedia

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Cyril paul490
Group photo paul490
Reg and Cyril 20th London TF paul490
His original head stone paul490
2014 - His new head stone paul490
Local Church Memorial paul490
His will paul490
Will front page paul490
Will hospital notes paul490
Family tree paul490
60th Division Flash paul490
20th London Badge paul490
His medals paul490
The Great Blizzard paul490
Breakfast in Macedonia paul490
The battalion campsite paul490
Medal roll paul490
Floriana Military Hospital Malta paul490
Map paul490
Regimental History. paul490
Captain Maurice Lane MC MM paul490
His affects. paul490
SS La Marguerite paul490
Lt Col W Warde-Aldam DSO paul490
Vimy Ridge today. paul490

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