We remember Percy Horsfield

We remember Percy Horsfield

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Waterfoot United Kingdom Source:7398524 Source:9250501 1894
1911
employment Boot Shoe Clicker Source:9250498 1911
1911
location 8 Pleasant View, Newchurch United Kingdom parents address Source:9250498 1911
education Attached identifies Percy as an "Old Boy." BRSS/BRGS only opened it's doors in 1913 and amalgamated Newchurch Grammar School. Percy was 19 then suggesting attendance at antecedent Newchurch Grammar? Newchurch Grammar School Newchurch, Waterfoot, Rossendale. United Kingdom Source:8870240
service British Army Private 25019 East Lancashire Regiment Source:9250501
service British Army Private 43164 The Manchester Regiment 21st Battalion (6th City) Source:9250501
location 15 Gaghills Terrace, Waterfoot, Rossendale United Kingdom parents address Source:7398524
1917
death Source:7398524 4th October 1917
burial Tyne Cot Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7398524

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy
Initials P
Last Name Horsfield
Source 1964980
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
15 Gaghills Terrace, Waterfoot, Rossendale United Kingdom parents address
8 Pleasant View, Newchurch United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 25019 East Lancashire Regiment Private
British Army 43164 The Manchester Regiment 21st Battalion (6th City) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Religion
DateReligionSource
1917-10-04 Unitarian

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Ian105013
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013

External Evidence

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Bethlehem Unitarian Church - War Memorial Window Ian105013
Bacup & Rawtenstall Grammar School Ian105013

Multimedia

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BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church - War Memorial Window Ian105013
Manchester Regiment cap badge Ian105013
Tyne Cot Memorial Ian105013
Detail of Stone 122A of the Tyne Cot Memorial Ian105013
Rawtenstall War Memorial (Photo: LFHHS 2000) Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church - Memorial Ian105013
Boothfold Bridge 1894 Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Centenary Bazaar Book Ian105013
Percy Horsfield Ian105013

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We remember Percy Horsfield