Francis Reginald GRIMWOOD
Medal card : (1) Capt. - 1/17th
London Regt. (2) Maj - 1/25th London Regt. (3) Lt/Col - 20th
London Regt. Served France from 7.3.15.
London Gazette (Supplement) - 21 Feb 1918, pg.2299.
It is not known how long Francis served in the 25th Bn. London
Regt. It was whilst with the 1/20th London that he was captured near Ytres on the 24th March 1918 following the German offensive near St
He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) some time before Feb 1918..
London Gazette (Supplement) - 19 Jun 1918, pg.7274.
Acknowledgements to Nick Wickens (the grandson)
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