CaptainFINCH, HENEAGE GREVILLE

Died 14/09/1914

Aged 31

1st Bn.
Irish Guards

(Served as GUERNSEY), Son of Lord Guernsey 8th Earl of Aylesford; husband of Gladys, Lady Guernsey (nee Fellowes), of 3, Belgrave Square, London. His son, Capt. H.M.C. Finch, R.A., also died on service.

Inscription

WE KNOW THAT HE WENT AS HIS SOUL BADE HIM GO, WE KNOW THAT HE DIED AS HE CHOSE TO DIE, ON THE SOIL OF FRANCE AND IN SIGHT OF THE FOE, GLORY POINTS WHERE BUT GOD WHISPERS WHY.

Buried at SOUPIR COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: Aisne, France
Number of casualties: 17

Cemetery/memorial reference: A. 4.


Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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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.