CO-CRCH-0279

Record Date: 
10 November 2020
Exact wording of epitaph: 

To the Glory of God /
And in Loving Memory of /
VICTOR CHARLES METHUEN REEVES /
of Leitrim House, Kilworth, Co. Cork /
Youngest Son of the Late EDWARD HOARE REEVES of Castle Kevin, Mallow. /
Major in The 1st Dorset Queen's Own Yeomanry, /
Who was killed leading his Squadron in the Battle of Agagia, North Western Egypt. 26th February 1916. Aged 29 years. /
For duty dared and done for the Crown of Life well won, we thank Thee Lord. /
And in memory of those of his Regiment who with him gave their lives for their Country that day /

Lieutenants. C.H. PAULET, E. MIDDLETON, C.B. HOPE
Sergeants. H BROWN, G.W. HELLYAR, W.G. HARRIS
L'ce Serg'ts J. WATERS, C'pl J. BRISTER, L'ce C'pl E. C. CADIE
Troopers. J. BLISS, E.A. BRISTER, T. CHAFFIN
                             C.L.A. CUTTER, E.J. COOPER, C. DAVIDGE.

Troopers. W.E.DIMMET, B.DOWN, F. DUNN.

Troopers. W.E.DIMMET, B.DOWN, F. DUNN.
                 T.W.FOX, H.C. FRIZELL, W. GOULD.
                          W. MEECH, W. NORMAN, C.O. RANDALL
                 W. RYALL, C SEVIOUR, A.J. SHEAN
                           W.E. WAKELEY, C.H. WICHER, W.J.WILLS

FOREVER WITH THE LORD, AMEN. SO LET IT BE.

Memorial Type: 
Wall or mural tablet
Grave location
County: 
Latitude: 
52.173525940062
Longitude: 
-8.4616168599465
People commemorated: 
Title: 
Major
Name: 
Victor
Surname: 
Reeves
Date of death - day: 
26
Date of death - month: 
February
Date of death - year: 
1916
Age: 
29
Address: 
Leitrim House, Kilworth, Co. Cork.