Beckenham History

LOVELOCK HENRY WILLIAM MM

L/Sgt 350659 London Regiment 7th Bn.

Died 7/10/1916 age 26 Butte de Warlencount. 

Grave I.K.20 WARLENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY.

Son of Mr William George, house builder, and Mrs Emily Lovelock of 54 Blandford Rd, Beckenham.

Enlisted August 1914, after 6 months training spent a year in France where he earned MM at Festubert, Loos, for saving his bombing section without loss.

Old Boy of the Grammar School, cricketer for school and Christ Church, water polo for BSC and captain of St Matthews when they won the Darnell Life Saving Shield. 

BJ 19.5.1917

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Date of Death: 07/10/1916

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