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1st January 1886
27th August 1918
Killed in an advance towards German trenches near Ecoust and Longatte from Hally Trench where Lieutenant Gwyer in No 2 Company, along with many others in the battalion, were hit by heavy machine gunfire and enfilade fire.
Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory, France
First World War
2nd Battalion Grenadier Guards
No 2 Company
Duke of Lancaster’s Own Yeomanry
His brother Charles has a memorial directly above inside the church as he was killed in 1918. His son Geoffrey is also memorialised on a separate memorial who was killed during the Second World War in 1943.