Edgar Raymond Seabury

Name

Edgar Raymond Seabury

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

21/09/1917
19

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Second Lieutenant
London Regiment
13th Kensington Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Panels 52 to 54.
Belgium

UK Memorials

Broxbourne Town Memorial
St Augustine’s Church Memorial, Broxbourne
Hoddesdon and Rye Park Town Memorial

Pre War

Born 2 May 1898 in Burnt Mill, Netteswell, Essex son of Edward and Emily (Wyatt) Seabury and was living in Albert Villa, Station Road, Broxbourne in 1911 and later in “Garth”, Broxbourne. He was a bank clerk and was unmarried.

Wartime Service

Enlisted in May 1916 formerly as Private 492430 but obtained a commission on 8 May 1917 and entered France on 5 Jul 1917. He was killed in action near St Julien by shrapnel while leading his platoon in an attack.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Richard Barber