Record

Unique IDCWGC/8/1/4/1/2/40
File NumberCCM12912
TitleLieutenant Lord WORSLEY - YPRES TOWN CEMETERY EXTENSION
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CWGC_8_1_4_1_2_40 (CCM12912).pdf

DescriptionFile of correspondence concerning the grave of Lieutenant Lord Charles Sackville Pelham (Lord Worsley) in Ypres Town Cemetery Extension. Belgium. Correspondence is with Lord Worsley's widow, mother and son about the location of his body and Lord Worsley's widow's plans to buy the land where his body apparently lay to enable the erection of a private memorial, but unfortunately her request was refused and Lord Worsley was later reburied with military honours at the Town Extension Cemetery in Ypres in 1921.
Date13/2/1919 - 18/1/1926
Extent1 file
CollectionArchive
CategoryEfiles
Cemetery_NameYPRES TOWN CEMETERY EXTENSION
ArchNoteRepackaged by Michael Greet (Archive Assistant) on 16/10/2019).
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