We remember Percy Finch

We remember Percy Finch

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Kentish Town, Pancras, London, England. United Kingdom Source:9245979 Source:9245670 21st February 1886
1888
sibling Alice Source:9245670 1888
1889
sibling Walter Source:9245670 1889
1891
location 63 Buckingham Road, Willesden, Middlesex, England. United Kingdom parents address Source:9245670 1891
1896
sibling Winifred Source:9245680 1896
1901
dates Age 14 Source:9245680 1901
1901
employment Librarian's assistant United Kingdom Source:9245680 1901
1906
service British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 1st City of London (Territorial Force) Source:9245619 18th July 1906
1906
enlistment United Kingdom Source:9245619 18th July 1906
1908
service British Army Bombardier Royal Field Artillery 7th London Brigade (Territorial Force) Source:9245619 9th April 1908
1908
service British Army Corporal Royal Field Artillery 7th London Brigade (Territorial Force) Source:9245619 10th November 1908
1909
service British Army Serjeant Royal Field Artillery 7th London Brigade (Territorial Force) Source:9245619 28th July 1909
1911
location 51 Nightingale Road, Harlesden, Middlesex, England. United Kingdom parents address Source:9245681 1911
1912
marriage Eleanor Edwards Source:9245672 1912
1914
children Doris E Finch Source:9245619 22nd March 1914
1914
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 7/6 Royal Field Artillery Territorial Force Source:9245619 5th August 1914
1914
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 960259 Royal Field Artillery (Territorial Force) Source:9245619 5th August 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9246532 18th March 1915
1915
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 960259 Royal Field Artillery 7th London Brigade Source:9245619 10th October 1915
1915
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 960259 2 London Divl City (HS) Brigade Source:9245619 18th December 1915
1916
children Vera S Finch Source:9245979 16th July 1916
1916
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 2 960259 Royal Field Artillery 3 Prov Bty Source:9245619 22nd December 1916 - 16th May 1917
1917
location 21 Spezia Road, Willesden, London. NW10. United Kingdom their own address Source:9245619 26th April 1917
1917
employment Map mounter and finisher Robert J Cook and Hammond Tothil Street, Westminster, London. United Kingdom Source:9245619 26th April 1917
1920
location Channel Farm, Crown Colony, Patrington, Hull. United Kingdom their own address Source:9245619 2nd March 1920
1922
location 133 Brentfield Road, Willesden, London. United Kingdom their own address Source:9245619 7th March 1922
1939
location 5 Wadham Gardens, Greenford, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address Source:9245979 1939
1943
death United Kingdom Source:9245686 24th January 1943
burial Greenford Park Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Windmill Lane, London Borough of Ealing. United Kingdom Source:9245686

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy
Initials P
Last Name Finch
Source 1238658
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
133 Brentfield Road, Willesden, London. United Kingdom their own address known 7th March 1922
21 Spezia Road, Willesden, London. NW10. United Kingdom their own address known 26th April 1917
5 Wadham Gardens, Greenford, Middlesex United Kingdom their own address known 1939
51 Nightingale Road, Harlesden, Middlesex, England. United Kingdom parents address known 1911
63 Buckingham Road, Willesden, Middlesex, England. United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Channel Farm, Crown Colony, Patrington, Hull. United Kingdom their own address known 2nd March 1920
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 960259 2 London Divl City (HS) Brigade Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army 960259 Royal Field Artillery 3 Prov Bty Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army 960259 Royal Field Artillery 7th London Brigade Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army Royal Field Artillery 7th London Brigade (Territorial Force) Serjeant
British Army 7/6 Royal Field Artillery Territorial Force Warrant Officer Class 2
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 1st City of London (Territorial Force)
British Army Royal Field Artillery 7th London Brigade (Territorial Force) Bombardier
British Army Royal Field Artillery 7th London Brigade (Territorial Force) Corporal
British Army 960259 Royal Field Artillery (Territorial Force) Warrant Officer Class 2
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Doris E Finch daughter 22nd March 1914
Vera S Finch daughter 16th July 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorcas Edwards mother
William Finch father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice sister 1888
Walter brother 1889
Winifred sister 1896
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eleanor Edwards wife 1912

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Albertina54047
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Albertina54047
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Albertina54047
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Albertina54047
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Albertina54047
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Albertina54047

External Evidence

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CWGC casualty record for Percy Finch Albertina54047
Percy Finch in the 1939 England and Wales Register Albertina54047
"Splendid isolation", by Paul Kirkwood Albertina54047
Percy Finch in the British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920 Albertina54047

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Grave of Percy Finch, Greenford Park Cemetery Albertina54047

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