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William Norman Groves

Lance Corporal

Service No. 240524

Age 20

Died on 1 July 1916

South Staffordshire Regiment


Somme, France

Son of William Henry and Annie Groves, of 15, Parkdale, Wolverhampton.



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William, O valiant heart, who to your glory came through dust and ashes …your memory hallowed in the land you loved.

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William, I am not aware of the precise circumstances of your death, nor what caused it, although so many of our comrades must have been blo...

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