We remember Percy James Hackett

We remember Percy James Hackett

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1880
sibling Walter Thomas Hackett Source:9464590 1880
1882
sibling Lucy E Hackett Source:9464590 1882
1884
sibling Aynsley Hackett Source:9464590 1884
1892
sibling Joseph Richard Hackett Source:9455088 December 1892
1893
birth Bilston, Stafford United Kingdom Source:9455062 Source:9452975 10th December 1893
1894
location Becket Street, Bilston, Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9452975 10th January 1894
1896
sibling Harry Hackett Source:9455088 1896
1901
location 43 Calais Road, Burton-on-Trent United Kingdom parents address Source:9455104 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 7 Source:9455104 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 17 Source:9455088 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Clerk Sir Alfred Newton Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9455088 2nd April 1911
1911
location 43 Calais Road, Burton-on-Trent United Kingdom parents address Source:9455088 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 20 Source:9452996 14th November 1914
1914
service British Army Private S/6540 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 13th Battalion Source:9452996 14th November 1914
1914
employment Clerk United Kingdom Source:9452996 14th November 1914
1914
enlistment Burton-on-Trent United Kingdom Source:9452996 14th November 1914
1914
events War Service Pensions and Gratuities United Kingdom Source:9452996 14th November 1914 - 5th October 1915
1914
appointments Appointed (paid) Lance Corporal Source:9452996 8th December 1914
1914
appointments Promoted Corporal Source:9452996 23rd December 1914
1915
appointments Promoted Sergeant Source:9452996 26th January 1915
1915
events Embarkation Embarkation for BEF Folkestone, Kent United Kingdom Source:9452996 2nd October 1915
1915
service British Army Private S/6540 Princess Louise's (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) 11th Battalion Source:9452996 6th October 1915
1915
events Entry to Theatre of War Entry to Theatre of War France Source:1507658 6th October 1915
1915
events War Service Pensions and Gratuities France Source:9452996 6th October 1915 - 7th December 1915
1915
appointments Reverted to Private on Posting to BEF France Source:9452996 6th October 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Corporal S/6540 Princess Louise's (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) 11th Battalion, serving with 10th Entrenching Battalion Source:9452996 15th November 1915
1915
appointments Appointed Acting Corporal Source:9452996 15th November 1915
1916
location 43 Calais Road, Burton-on-Trent United Kingdom parents address Source:9452996 28th April 1916
1919
events War Gratuity Pensions and Gratuities Perth United Kingdom Source:9455991 27th August 1919
service British Army Source:9450961
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:9450961
education Guild Street Higher Grade School Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:9455062
1915
death Died of wounds Died of wounds in 45th Field Ambulance. Vermelles British Cemetery France Source:9450961 Source:9452996 Source:9450969 7th December 1915
burial Vermelles British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Vermelles Plot III, Row A, Grave 2. Archived & digitised Grave Registration document. France Plot III, Row A, Grave 2 Source:9450969

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy James
Initials PJ
Last Name Hackett
Source 9450961
First Names James
Initials J
Source 1507658
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
43 Calais Road, Burton-on-Trent United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
43 Calais Road, Burton-on-Trent United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
43 Calais Road, Burton-on-Trent United Kingdom parents address known 28th April 1916
Becket Street, Bilston, Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 10th January 1894
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army
British Army S/6540 Princess Louise's (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) 11th Battalion Private
British Army S/6540 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 13th Battalion Private
British Army S/6540 Princess Louise's (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) 11th Battalion, serving with 10th Entrenching Battalion Acting Corporal
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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Hackett nee Richards mother
Joseph Hackett father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Joseph Richard Hackett brother December 1892
Harry Hackett brother 1896
Lucy E Hackett step-sister 1882
Walter Thomas Hackett step-brother 1880
Aynsley Hackett step-brother 1884
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-11-14 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-11-14 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914-1919 Joanna64499
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Register of the Fallen Joanna64499
England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 Joanna64499
Staffordshire Baptisms Joanna64499
British Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920 Joanna64499
UK, De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour, 1914-1919 Joanna64499
1911 England Census Joanna64499
1901 England Census Joanna64499
UK, WWI Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914-1920 Joanna64499
UK, WWI Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914-1920 Joanna64499
UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 Joanna64499
Percy James Hackett Will, Soldiers Wills 1850-1986 Joanna64499
1891 England Census Joanna64499

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