Honourable Colonel George St John
The name George St John is the first name on the monument.
The monument is in St Mary Magdalene church burial ground, Melchbourne, Bedfordshire, England.
There are 132 other graves within this cemetery that are listed within the GPR database.
George St John was buried in 1804. The actual date of death is not currently recorded on the GPR database but it may be on the grave monument photograph.
George St John is listed as the first name on monument on the grave monument.
George St John has the record number 476686 within the GPR person name database table.
The record was added to the GPR on 19 July 2012
There is one image available for the monument listing George St John (see grave detail page).
The follow note is stored against George St John record:
All perished at sea on 21 May 1804 on their return from India to Europe He had been near twenty years in the army the greater part of which time was passed in foreign service in which he eminently distinguished himself by his talents and valour particularly at the three sieges of Seringapatam at the last of which he commanded one of the parties that stormed the fortress