LieutenantGILSON, ROBERT QUILTER

Died 01/07/1916

Aged 22

11th Bn.
Suffolk Regiment

Son of Robert Cary Gilson and Emily Annie Gilson, of Canterbury House, Marston Green, near Birmingham. Born at Harrow-on-the-Hill. Classical Exhibitioner of Trinity College, Cambridge.

Inscription

NEC PROPTER VITAM VIVENDI PERDERE CAUSAS

Buried at BECOURT MILITARY CEMETERY, BECORDEL-BECOURT

Location: Somme, France
Number of casualties: 708

Cemetery/memorial reference: I. R. 28.

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.