Lieutenant ColonelSt. HILL, GEORGE HERBERT

Died 08/07/1917

Aged 52

Royal North Devon Hussars

Mentioned in Despatches

Son of the Rev. Canon Woodford St. Hill; husband of Annabel St. Hill (nee Maryon-Wilson), of 10, Wilbraham Place, London, S.W.1. Served in the Royal North Devon Hussars for eighteen years and fought in the Matabele, Angoni, and South African Campaigns. Also served at Gallipoli, where he commanded the 6th Bn. Lincolnshire Regt. at the evacuation of Suvla Bay.

Inscription

BEND THE KNEE, BOW THE HEAD HONOURING OUR GLORIOUS DEAD

Buried at NEUVILLE-BOURJONVAL BRITISH CEMETERY

Location: Pas de Calais, France
Number of casualties: 206

Cemetery/memorial reference: E. 28.

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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.