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Private HARRY SAVORY

Service Number: GS/6692
Regiment & Unit/Ship

4th Dragoon Guards (Royal Irish)

Date of Death

Died 13 September 1914

Buried or commemorated at

BOURG-ET-COMIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY

7.

France

  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Awards Distinguished Conduct Medal
  • Additional Info D.C.M. (S. Africa). Third son of Thomas William and Ellen Savory, of Warham, Norfolk; husband of Edith Savory, of Sculthorpe, Fakenham, Norfolk. Was a settler in Rhodesia in 1896, and served throughout the whole of the Matabele War; served as Lt. in Imperial Light Horse, in the South African Campaign (Queen's Medal with 4 bars, King's Medal with 2 bars). Volunteered for active service at the outbreak of Great War.
  • Personal Inscription FIGHT THE GOOD FIGHT
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