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Old Boys who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the Great War.

Lieutenant Thomas Molyneaux Graves

Died: April 22, 1916

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An inscription at St. Nicholas Church, Combe Raleigh, Devon, England reads:

IN MEMORY OF THOMAS MOLYNEUX GRAVES /LTN. R.E. BORN 22 MAR 1831./ KILLED ON THE ASSAULT ON REDAN 18 JUN 1855/ AND THOMAS MOLYNEUX GRAVES /LTN. 76 PUNJABIS INDIAN ARMY/ BORN 1 JUN 1890 AT WOODBINE HILL COMBE RALEIGH. KILLED IN/ ACTION AT SANNA-I-AT MESOPOTAMIA 22 APRIL 1916. THE ELDEST SON/ AND GRANDSON OF J.S. GRAVES ESQ OF WOODBINE HILL, COMBE RALEIGH./ THESE WERE MEN WHO PUT THEIR DUTY ABOVE ALL ELSE.

Imperial War Museum, War Memorials Archive

 

More information about Lieutenant Thomas Molyneaux Graves can be found at:

Upper Canada College Roll of Service 1914-1919

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Canadian Great War Project

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Canada At War

The Royal British Legion – Every Man Remembered

The War Graves Photographic Project