Memorial in St Peter’s Church, Port Royal, Jamaica commemorating Edward Austen RN d. 1860
St Peter's Church, Port Royal, Jamaica, Rest of the World
'In affectionate remembrance of Edward, youngest & beloved son of Rear Admiral Horatio T. Austen, C.B., who died of yellow fever while serving as a mate on board H.M.S.'Hydra' at Port Royal, 27 October 1860, aged 20. His body was interred in the palisades'
Date of Death: 27/10/1860
Cause of Death: Infectious disease
Rank / Occupation: Mate RN
Organisation: Royal Navy
Recorder: Christine Thomas