Malvern College Second World War Casualty

Capt. Richard Leonard Wood

House and time at Malvern: 4, 1909 - 1914.

Regiment: R.A.S.C..
Died: 06 March 1944 aged 48 in Italy. Died in hospital.
Battle: Battle of Monte Cassino: January–May 1944. Cemetery: Bari War Cemetery II. D. 38.

Son of Richard Aubrey and Ada Constance Wood.
House Prefect.
London University.
Husband of Peggy Wood, of Saffron Walden, Essex.
In business in Birmingham. Journalist abroad. Proprietor of the Talbot Press.
1st Gt War, Private, Middlesex Regt. Capt., M.G.C.
2nd Gt War, Capt., 263 Gen. Transport Coy. Royal Army Service Corps