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Captain Henry Valerian George Wellesley

Service Number: 56864
Regiment & Unit/Ship

Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)

Date of Death

Died 16 September 1943

Age 31 years old

Buried or commemorated at

SALERNO WAR CEMETERY

III. B. 43.

Italy

  • Secondary Unit, Regiment and No. 2 Commando
  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Awards Mentioned in Despatches
  • Additional Info 6th Duke of Wellington. Son of Arthur Charles Wellesley, 5th Duke of Wellington, and of Lilian, Duchess of Wellington, of London and Strathfield Saye.
  • Personal Inscription "VIRTUTIS FORTUNA COMES" TO "MORNY", THE HAPPY WARRIOR. HIS SORROWING MOTHER AND SISTER
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