Major GeneralMERCER, Sir DAVID

Died 01/07/1920

Aged 56

Adjutant-General
Royal Marines

K C B, Twice Mentioned in Despatches

Commander Legion of Honour. Husband of Lady Mercer (nee Katherine F. Laurence), of 7, Bickenhall Mansions, London, W.I. Joined R.M.L.I. 1883: Adjutant-General, Royal Marines, since 1916: Commanded 1st R.N. Brigade R.N.D. 1914-1916; served in France and Flanders and on Gallipoli.

Buried at DEAL CEMETERY

Location: Kent, United Kingdom
Number of casualties: 183

Cemetery/memorial reference: AM.O. 8.


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.