Name

  The Hon. Arthur George Coke

Rank

  Lieutenant

Regiment

  Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, Armoured Car Division
formerly
2nd County of London Yeomanry and Royal Horse Guards
   

Additional information

  Born on 6 April 1882, son of Thomas William Coke, 3rd Earl of Leicester of Holkham and Hon. Alice Emily White. Husband to Phyllis Hermione Coke (nee Drury) He died on 21 May 1915 at age 33 at Gallipoli, Turkey. He resigned his commision in the RHG in January 1915 and joined the Royal Navy reaching the rank of Lieutenant in No. 3 Squadron, Royal Navy Armoured Car Detachment. He died at Sedel Bahr, Gallipoli and is commemorated in the Royal Gallery in the House of Lords.
     

Date of death

  21 May 1915

Age

  33 years.

Cause of death

  Killed in action
   

Memorial

  The Helles Memorial, Route Edirne Çanakkale Yolu, Cape Helles, Turkey

Panel

  Panel 8 to 15.

 

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