We remember Percy James Heckford

We remember Percy James Heckford

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Timeline

1879
sibling Florence Heckford Source:8504776 1879
1882
sibling William Frederick Heckford Source:8504776 1882
1888
birth Hammersmith, London United Kingdom Source:8504774 Source:8504776 28th March 1888
1891
dates Age 3 Source:8504776 5th April 1891
1891
location 33 St Stephons Avenue, Hammersmith, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8504776 5th April 1891
1896
dates Age 8 Source:8504779 1st June 1896
1896
education Brook Green School Hammersmith, London United Kingdom Source:8504779 1st June 1896 - 1900
1900
education Addison Gardens School Hammersmith, London United Kingdom Source:8504779 1900
1901
dates Age 13 Source:8504785 31st March 1901
1901
location 16 Netherwood Road, Hammersmith, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8504785 31st March 1901
1908
dates Age 20 Source:8504790 4th June 1908
1908
employment Stock Keeper Source:8504790 4th June 1908
1908
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:8504790 4th June 1908
1908
service British Army Gunner 28693 Royal Garrison Artillery No. 2 Depot Southern Group R.G.A. (Fort Rowner, Gosport) Source:8504790 6th June 1908 - 14th August 1908
1908
appointments Class 3 Proficiency Source:8504790 13th June 1908 - 22nd July 1908
1908
appointments Class 2 Proficiency Source:8504790 22nd July 1908 - 4th July 1910
1908
service British Army Gunner 28693 Royal Garrison Artillery 17 Company Source:8504790 14th August 1908 - 25th November 1910
1910
appointments Class 1 Proficiency Source:8504790 4th July 1910
1910
location 66 Company (Kingston, Jamaica) Jamaica military residence address Source:8504801 25th November 1910 - 3rd March 1914
1910
service British Army Gunner 28693 Royal Garrison Artillery 66 Company (Kingston, Jamaica) Source:8504790 25th November 1910 - 3rd March 1914
1911
dates Age 23 Source:8504801 20th April 1911
1914
service British Army Gunner 28693 Royal Garrison Artillery 11 Company Source:8504790 3rd March 1914 - 31st May 1914
1914
discharge Source:8504790 31st May 1914
1915
commission Unknown Source:8504797 28th October 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery Source:8504797 28th October 1915
1915
marriage Alethea Constance Grady Source:8504803 11th December 1915
1915
location St Michaels, Chiswick United Kingdom their own address Source:8504803 11th December 1915
1915
dates Age 27 Source:8504803 11th December 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1820743 11th July 1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery 1st London Source:8504815
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery Source:1820743
1916
death Killed in Action France Source:7310567 Source:8504815 31st October 1916
burial Ovillers Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7310567

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy James
Initials PJ
Last Name Heckford
Source 1820743
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
16 Netherwood Road, Hammersmith, London United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
33 St Stephons Avenue, Hammersmith, London United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
66 Company (Kingston, Jamaica) Jamaica military residence address 25th November 1910 - 3rd March 1914
St Michaels, Chiswick United Kingdom their own address known 11th December 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Second Lieutenant
British Army 28693 Royal Garrison Artillery No. 2 Depot Southern Group R.G.A. (Fort Rowner, Gosport) Gunner
British Army 28693 Royal Garrison Artillery 17 Company Gunner
British Army 28693 Royal Garrison Artillery 66 Company (Kingston, Jamaica) Gunner
British Army 28693 Royal Garrison Artillery 11 Company Gunner
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery 1st London Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Heckford mother
William Heckford father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Heckford sister 1879
William Frederick Heckford brother 1882
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alethea Constance Grady wife 11th December 1915
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1908-06-04 5'10"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 John71723
London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 John71723
1891 England Census John71723
London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840-1911 John71723
1901 England Census John71723
British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920 John71723
The London Gazette John71723
1911 England Census John71723
Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937 John71723
UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 John71723

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