In Remembrance of
STEDMAN BISHOP GROVES
Royal Marine Band
Date Joined Hood:
Stedman was born on 04 October 1919 in Chatham, Kent to Stedman and Florence Groves. The family later lived in Newbold-on-Avon, Warwickshire. His action station at the time of his loss was the 15" Transmitting Station. He was 21 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.
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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 59, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Paul Murray (photo, March 2012)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)