Brigadier General Henry Edward Napier

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Brigadier General Henry Edward Napier

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Ireland
Death: April 25, 1915 (53)
Gallipoli, Turkey (From wounds received while landing on V Beach, Helles)
Place of Burial: Helles Memorial
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles George Napier and Susanna Juliana Ricarda Napier
Husband of Mary Ada Napier
Father of Charles Lee Napier
Brother of Mabel Christiana Williams Napier and Lillias Juliana Napier

Occupation: Major 1st Batt, Cheshire Regt.
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About Brigadier General Henry Edward Napier

Brig.-Gen. Henry Edward Napier

  • Born on 21 September 1861.
  • Son of Charles George Napier and Susanna Juliana Ricarda Carolin.
  • Married Mary Ada Stewart, daughter of Captain W. F. Stewart, in 1887.
  • Died on 25 April 1915 at age 53 at Gallipoli, Turkey, from wounds received while landing on V Beach, Helles.
  • Fought in the Boer War.
  • Colonel in the service of the 1st Battalion, Cheshire regiment.
  • Temporary Brigadier-General in the service of the 2nd Battalion, Royal Irish Rifles.
  • Fought in the Gallipoli Campaign on 25 April 1915, for which he was mentioned in despatches.

Children of Brig.-Gen. Henry Edward Napier and Mary Ada Stewart

  • Lilias Mary Napier b. 25 Jul 1892
  • Charles Lee Napier b. 19 Feb 1895, d. 5 Jan 1970
  • Hester Caroline Napier b. 22 Oct 1896, d. 15 Apr 1970

The Peerage 80366


NAPIER, HENRY EDWARD

Rank: Brigadier General
Date of Death: 25/04/1915
Age: 53
Regiment/Service: General Staff Commanding 88th Brigade
Awards: Mentioned in Despatches
Panel Reference: Panel 17.
Memorial: HELLES MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Charles George and Susanna Napier, of the Acacias, Bury St. Edmund's; husband of Mary Ada Napier, of 13, Stanley Place, Chester. Formerly Cheshire Regt. and Royal Irish Rifles.
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Brigadier General Henry Edward Napier's Timeline

1861
September 21, 1861
Ireland
1895
February 19, 1895
Tamil Nadu, India
1915
April 25, 1915
Age 53
Turkey
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Helles Memorial