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Second Lieutenant FRANK HEBDEN HOSKYN

Regiment & Unit/Ship

102nd King Edward's Own Grenadiers

2nd Bn.

Date of Death

Died 19 November 1919

Age 19 years old

Buried or commemorated at

DELHI MEMORIAL (INDIA GATE)

Face 4.

India

  • Secondary Unit, Regiment formerly 1st Bn. 109th Indian Infantry
  • Country of Service Indian
  • Awards Mentioned in Despatches
  • Additional Info Only son of Katherine Elizabeth Hoskyn, of Brampton, Bassett, Southampton, and the late Richard Franklyn Hoskyn. (Buried Tank Cem. 68.).
  • Additional Citation note

    Mentioned in Despatches for forced march of 22 miles in heat of day, May, 1919, bringing his detachment and 1,000 transport animals to Thal the day before it was besieged. "Though not fit at the time he set his men a fine example of grit and devotion to duty."

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