Born: 1918, Ipswich.
Died: 26th January 1947; Age: 29; Killed in action against the Japanese at Sengarang, North Johore, Malaya.
Residence: 165, Valley Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Second Lieutenant; Service Number: 164500.
Regiment: Cambridgeshire Regiment, 2nd Battalion.
Final resting place unknown.
Father: Frank Benjamin Joseph Groom, born 1883, Kensington, Middlesex.
Mother: Blanche Beatrice Barker, born August 1887, Ipswich.
Probate to Frank Benjamin Joseph Groom, a Corporation Officer.