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Colonel E. H. Grove-Hills, C.B.E., C.M.G., F.R.S


COLONEL EDMOND HERBERT GROVE-HILLS, whose death occurred on October 2 at his residence at Campden Hill, W., was the son of Herbert A. Hills of High Head Castle, Cumberland. Born on August 1, 1864, he was educated at Winchester, whence in 1882 he passed into the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich. There his abilities were recognised as giving promise of a distinguished career, and he passed out as the senior cadet of his term, receiving a commission in the Royal Engineers in 1884.

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