Malvern College Second World War Casualty

Capt. William Horace Lea Jacomb

House and time at Malvern: 3, 1930 - 1934.

Regiment: R.A..
Died: 25 April 1940 aged 24 in England. Died from illness.
Cemetery: Broadheath (Christ Church) Churchyard

Eldest son of Frederick Bernard Jacomb ( 01) and Mary E. G. Jacomb, of Eastbury Manor, Hallow, Worcester.
House Prefect.
Solictor's Articled Clerk.
19th Field Regt. Royal Artillery

'After leaving school he became articled to a solicitor and joined the 6th South Midland Brigade of Territorial Artillery, in which he proved himself a keen and efficient officer.' (Malvernian, July 1940).
Died from illness contracted during service in France