Birth: 23 December 1897

Place or Registered Place of Birth: Wimborne, Dorset

Baptism: Not Known

Place of Baptism: Not Known

Death: 17 August 1917

Place or Registered Place of Death: Ypres, Belgium.

Father: Cecil George Paget

Mother: Innes Elizabeth Skinner


He died on 17 August 1917 at age 19, killed in action. 2nd Lt. Michael Theodore Paget fought in the First World War. He gained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant in the service of the Lancashire Fusiliers.

The Times - August 27, 1917
Paget. - Killed in action, on 17th Aug., Sec. Lt., Michael Theodore Paget, Lancashire Fusiliers, fourth son of the Rev. Cecil G. and Mrs. Paget (Winfrith, Dorchester), aged 19. R.I.P.

The Times - April 26, 1918
Paget. - To the dear memory of Capt. J. Christopher Pager, R.G.A., killed in action April 26th, 1917, at S. Leger, aged 22. Also of his brothers, F. Austin E. Paget, Roy. Fus., and Lt. Michael T. Paget, Lancs. Fus. R.I.P.

Educated at Wimborne Grammar School and Lancing College.

2nd Lt. Michael Theodore Paget