CaptainTHORNYCROFT, EDWARD GERALD MYTTON

Died 12/09/1914

Aged 28

King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)

attd. 4th Bn.
King's African Rifles

Son of Frances A. H. Morris (formerly Thornycroft), of New Place, Tiverton, Devon, and the late Rev. J. Mytton Thornycroft.

Inscription

IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY KILLED WHILE GALLANTLY LEADING HIS TROOPS IN A SUCCESSFUL ACTION

Buried at KISII BOMA MILITARY GRAVE

Location: Kenya
Number of casualties: 1


Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.