Maj John Spencer Cavendish

Maj John Spencer Cavendish

Birth
Death 20 Oct 1914 (aged 39)
Burial Souchez, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Plot XXI. C. 26.
Memorial ID 55956202 · View Source
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Lord JOHN SPENCER CAVENDISH,
Major 1st Life Guards
Age: 42

Awards: D S O
Additional information: Major John Spencer Cavendish was the son of Lord Edward Cavendish and Hon. Emma Elizabeth Lascelles.
He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1900, where he was mentioned in despatches.
He was decorated with the award of Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.).
In November 1908 he was granted the rank of a duke's younger son.


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  • Maintained by: Wertypop
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 5 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55956202
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj John Spencer Cavendish (25 Mar 1875–20 Oct 1914), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55956202, citing Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France ; Maintained by Wertypop (contributor 46806984) .