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Francis Vivian Grimes

In memory of:

Ordinary Seaman Francis Vivian Grimes

August 24, 1940

Military Service


Service Number:

P/SSX 31757

Age:

22

Force:

Navy

Unit:

Royal Navy

Division:

H.M.S. Penzance

Additional Information


Son of Peter and Harriett V. M. Grimes, of Little Bay Island, Notre Dame Bay, Newfoundland, Canada.

Commemorated on Page 165 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Hampshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Panel 43, Column 3.

Location:

The Memorial is situated on Southsea Common overlooking the promenade, and is accessible at all times.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Memorial Inscription– Portsmouth Naval Memorial

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