GROVES, John

Known as: 
Jack
Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service numbers: 
EX3635
Born: 
Wednesday, December 26, 1917
Place of Birth: 
Heanor, Nottinghamshire
Died : 
Wednesday, January 31, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
27
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Marine John Groves 42 Commando
Marine John Groves died during operations at Kangaw, Burma.
 
Sources
CWGC.
Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM 104/131.
[Image] Ripley and Heanor News and Ilkeston Division Free Press - Friday 01 February 1946 / British Newspaper Archive. © Johnston Press plc. created courtesy of The British Library Board.
 
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