Maj Sir Edward Seymour

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Edward Seymour, KCVO, DSO, OBE

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Death: Died
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Son of Lt. Col. Leopold Richard Seymour and Mary Greene Hubbard Sturgis
Husband of Blanche Frances Seymour
Father of Verena Mary Doyne and John Edward Seymour
Brother of Mildred Seymour; Richard Sturgis Seymour, MVO; Maj. Beauchamp Seymour; Conway Russell Seymour; Lionel Seymour and 1 other

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About Maj Sir Edward Seymour

Major Sir Edward Seymour

  • fought in the Nile Expedition in 1898 and in the Boer War between 1900 and 1902.
  • Comptroller to HRH The Duchess of Albany in 1908.
  • Fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.
  • Invested as a Knight Commander, Royal Victorian Order (K.C.V.O.).
  • Gained the rank of Major in the service of the Grenadier Guards.
  • Invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.).
  • Decorated with the award of Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.).
  • Held the office of Equerry to HM Queen Alexandra between 1923 and 1925.
  • Comptroller to HRH Princess Victoria between 1925 and 1935.
  • Held the office of Extra Equerry to HM King George V in 1935.
  • Held the office of Extra Equerry to HM King Edward VIII in 1936.
  • Held the office of Extra Equerry to HM King George VI between 1937 and 1948
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Maj Sir Edward Seymour's Timeline

1877
February 10, 1877
1906
May 24, 1906
Age 29
1915
October 18, 1915
Age 38
1948
February 28, 1948
Age 71
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