• A
  • A
  • A

Lionel Evelyn Theodore Lemon "Leo"

Born:
7 Sivan 5658 (28 May 1898)
Died:
20 Nisan 5677 (12 April 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
LEM1228
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
7 Sivan 5658 (28 May 1898)
Place of birth:
London

Death

Date of death:
20 Nisan 5677 (12 April 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
France
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Feuchy Chapel British Cemetery, Wancourt

Places

Addresses

Family Home:
85 Warwick Gardens, Earls Court (1911)

Schools

Name:
St Paul's Juniors - Colet Court School
Name:
Allhallows College, Devon

Other Organisations

Name:
Allhallows College O.T.C.
Name:
7th Kensington Troops of B.P. Boy Scouts
Significance:
Assistant Scout Master
 < Close personal journey map
Personal Journey map
Lionel Evelyn Theodore Lemon
VIEW PERSONAL JOURNEY MAP

The Fallen (Jewish Chronicle)

Sec-Lieut Leo E. T. Lemon, who has fallen in the recent advance and was the only son of Mr and Mrs Lionel Lemon, of 85 Warwick Gardens, and was educated at Colet Court School and Allhallows Honiton, where he obtained his colours for cricket and football and his stripes in the school O.T.C. Shortly after the outbreak of war he enlisted in the Artists, but owing to his youth was unable to obtain his commission until January last, when he was gazetted to the Dorsets. Within a few days of joining his regiment he was ordered to the front and met his death whilst still one day short of his nineteenth birthday. Sec-Lieut Lemon had acted as assistant scoutmaster to the 7th Kensington Troop of B.P. Boy Scouts.

Family

Siblings

Monica Lemon (female)

Parents

Father: Lionel Henry Lemon (male)
Mother: Evelyn Lemon (female)

Homefront

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date discharged/death:
12 April 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Second Lieutenant
Assignments
Regiment:
London Regiment (Artist's Rifles)
Regiment:
Dorsetshire Regiment
Battalion/unit:
6th

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:
12/04/1917
Age:
Regiment / service:
6th Bn., Dorsetshire Regiment
Cemetery:
Feuchy Chapel British Cemetery, Wancourt
Grave reference:
Sp. Mem. A. 6.
Additional information:

Contact the Author

Any messages sent via this facility are not the responsibility of the WWTT site and are simply passed onto the account holder’s contact and not stored here. Should the author choose to reply to you, all further contact made will not be transmitted through the site but independently through your own email or the details you leave here.

SEND MESSAGE

Contact the Author

Please note that the recipient will be provided with the email address linked to your account, and any response will not be transmitted through the site but independently through your own email.

Give us your feedback

Please tell us what you think to help us develop and progress this vital resource

London Jews in the First World War - We Were There Too

Follow us on social media:

© London Jewish Cultural Centre 2018

Website : beachshore