Leslie Grimes (b.1898; d.1983)

Grimes was born in Chertsey, Surrey, and then attended Kingston Art School, later studying in Paris. He joined the Army (underage) in 1915, spending two years on the Somme before transferring to the Royal Flying Corps. Grimes worked in advertising before he took up cartooning, with Douglas Motorbikes one of his main clients (and as […]