ColonelTINLEY, GERVASE FRANCIS NEWPORT

Died 18/02/1918

Aged 60

Base Commandant, Marseilles
Indian Army General List

formerly Commanding
31st Duke of Connaught's Own Lancers

C B, C M G, Twice Mentioned in Despatches

Officer of the Legion of Honour. Son of Maj. Gen. Robert William Newport Tinley (39th Foot), Chevalier of the Legion of Honour. Served in the Zhob Valley Expedition (1884), Burma (1885-89), Egypt (1896).

Inscription

SON OF MAJOR GENL. ROBERT WILLIAM NEWPORT TINLEY COMMANDANT 39TH FOOT

Buried at MAZARGUES WAR CEMETERY, MARSEILLES

Location: Bouches-du-Rhone, France
Number of casualties: 1742

Cemetery/memorial reference: IV. A. 1.

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.