John Grant Lewis was born in Green End, Whitchurch in 1894. He was the only son of John and Ellen Lewis of 75 Green End, Whitchurch. He was a saddler by trade.
John was a member of the Church Lads Brigade in Whitchurch when he enlisted on the 21st September 1914. He landed in France on the 16th November 1915.
Regiment : 16th (Service) Battalion King’s Royal Rifle Corps (Church Lads Brigade)
Rank : Rifleman
Service Number : C/456
Killed in Action; France 15th July 1916 Age 22