Name

  The Hon. Hugh Dawnay
  D S O

Rank

  Major

Regiment

  2nd Life Guards

Additional information

  Second son of the 8th Viscount Downe; husband of Lady Susan Dawnay, of Whitfield Court, Waterford.
     

Date of death

  6 November 1914

Age

  39 years.

Cause of death

  Killed in action at Klein Zillebeke whilst temporarily commanding the Regiment
   
Cemetery   Harlebeke New British Cemetery, Deerlijksesteenweg, 8530 Harelbeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Grave reference

  XVII. A. 14.

Commemorated on the
Household Cavalry Memorial
at Zandvoorde
 
 

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