Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial and Toowoomba Grammar School Roll of Honour.
Brother of 1900 Private Colin Groom (KIA).
Nephew of Sir Littleton Ernest Groom MHR.
Littleton Groom arrived in France in November 1916. During February and March 1917 he was hospitalised with scabies and boils at four different Australian Field Hospitals. He finally re-joined his unit in April. He was killed in action on 10 June at Messines in Belgium and buried two weeks later.