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In Memory of GUSTAVUS LASCELLES HAMILTON-RUSSELL
Lieutenant
41136
Grenadier Guards

who died on
Sunday 2 June 1940 . Age 33..

Additional Information:
41136 Lieutenant, The Honourable, Grenadier Guards. Died on Sunday 2 June 1940. Age 33. The son of Gustavus William Hamilton-Russell, J.P., D.L., 9th Viscount Boyne and Viscountess Boyne, CBE (nee Lascelles) of Bridgnorth, Shropshire. Before the war he had resided at Westham House, Barford. Buried in the Burwarton (St. Lawrence) Old Churchyard, Shropshire, England. He is also commemorated on a Memorial Screen, St. Peter’s Church, Barford. His brothers John Hamilton-Russell and Desmond Claud Hamilton-Russell also fell.

Cemetery:
BURWARTON (ST. LAWRENCE) OLD CHURCHYARD Shropshire, United Kingdom

Location:
BURWARTON (ST. LAWRENCE) OLD CHURCHYARD is at the North-East corner of the new Churchyard, across a stream.

Historical Information:


Regiment, Corps etc.

Grenadier Guards

Battalion/etc.

Surname

HAMILTON RUSSELL

Christian Name(s)

Gustavus Lascelles

Born

London

Enlisted

Residence

Shropshire

Died Date

02/06/40

Rank

Lieutenant

Number

41136

Died How

Theatre of War

France and Belgium Campaign, 1939/40

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