In Latin: Francis Holles, a most brave youth, who returning from making a campaign in the Netherlands, died 12 August in the year of our Lord's age 1622 and of his own the 18th; his afflicted father, John Earl of Clare, to this his meritorious, and lamented son, erected this monument. [Translation courtesy of Westminster Abbey website, amended.}
Church: Westminster Abbey (in Westminster, London).
Virtue(s): Activity, Beauty*, Bravery, Cultivation*, Excellence, Intelligence*, Merit*, Strength*.
Exemplar: Reminder of death*.
Year of death: 1622.
Age at death: 18 (classed as: Youth).