Regiment : 2nd/8th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 241463
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 31st March 1918
Buried : Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, France, Panel 41.
Birthplace : Born and resident Redditch, Worcestershire, enlisted Worcester
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Credits : Researched by Jillian Coombes.
Surname spelt Grummitt on all military records.
John William Grummett was baptised on 2nd April 1876 at St Stephen’s Church, Redditch, the son of William and Annie Grummett. On the 1911 census John aged 35, was employed in Electro Plating, Fishing, and married to Agnes. The couple had 6 children and they lived at 23 Edward Street, Redditch.