Grosvenor was the commander of C Squadron, 1st Life Guards, and was killed in action, aged thirty, during World War I. Lord Hugh's unit deployed at Zandvoorde and participated in the First Battle of Ypres. In an exposed position for six days they held the shallow trench in front of Zandvoorde on the forward slope.
Hugh Richard Arthur Grosvenor, 2nd Duke of Westminster, GCVO, DSO (familiarly " Bendor "; 19 March 1879 – 19 July 1953) was a British landowner and one of the wealthiest men in the world. He was the son of Victor Grosvenor, Earl Grosvenor, son of the 1st Duke of Westminster, and Lady Sibell Lumley, the daughter of the 9th Earl of Scarborough.
Captain Lord Hugh William Grosvenor (6 April 1884 – 30 October 1914) was the son of Hugh Grosvenor, 1st Duke of Westminster and his second wife, formerly The Hon. Katherine Cavendish. Grosvenor was the commander of C Squadron, 1st Life Guards, and was killed in action, aged thirty, during World War I. Having no known grave, he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres. He married ...
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Lord Hugh Grosvenor Lord Hugh Grosvenor is a 30 years old from United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from .Lord Hugh Grosvenor was born on April 06, 1884 (died on October 30, 1914, he was 30 years old) in .
- United Kingdom Of Great Britain And Ireland
- British Army
GROSVENOR, LORD HUGH WILLIAM. Rank: Captain. Date of Death: 30/10/1914. Age: 30. Regiment/Service: 1st Life Guards. Panel Reference: Panel 3. Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL. Additional Information: Son of the 1st Duke of Westminster and Katharine Duchess of Westminster; husband of Lady Hugh Grosvenor (now Lady Mabel Hamilton Stubber), of ...
- April 06, 1884
- October 30, 1914 (30) (WW1 Casualty)
- London, Middlesex, England UK
- Ypres, West Flanders, Flanders, Belgium
18/05/2020 · Hugh Grosvenor, the 7th Duke of Westminster – better known as ‘Hughie’ – continues to dominate The Sunday Times Rich List, published 17 May. Even edging up four places from last year in the master list to number ten, as his wealth increases to a grand total of £10.295 billion.