Second LieutenantCHARTERIS, The Hon. YVO ALAN

Died 17/10/1915

Aged 19

1st Bn.
Grenadier Guards

(Special Reserve)

Son of 11th Earl of Wemyss and Countess of Wemyss, of 62, Cadogan Square, London. His brother, Lord Elcho also fell.

Inscription

THEY CARRY BACK BRIGHT TO THE COINER THE MINTAGE OF MAN

Buried at SAILLY-LABOURSE COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: Pas de Calais, France
Number of casualties: 127

Cemetery/memorial reference: L. 10.

See cemetery plan
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.