We remember Percy Barnfather

We remember Percy Barnfather

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
birth Byker, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne United Kingdom Source:8588684 Source:8588685 17th December 1879
1881
location 204 Scotswood Road, Elswick, Tyne and Wear United Kingdom parents address Source:8588685 1881
1914
location Leslie Hotel, Croydon United Kingdom Source:8588685 December 1914
1915
events Divisional football tournament winner Sporting Hersin-Coupigny France The match ended in an 11-0 victory for the 17th Middlesex. In time, a commemorative medal would be struck for each member of the team. Source:8621755 1915 - 11th April 1916
1916
service British Army Serjeant F/43 Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Source:8621755 11th April 1916
1917
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Source:8589162 29th April 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Captain Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Source:8589159 13th May 1917
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8588685 28th December 1917
1918
marriage Evelyn Harris Source:8588685 March 1918
1918
service British Army Acting Captain Middlesex Regiment 13th (Service) Battalion Source:8623184 26th October 1918 - 23rd August 1919
1919
discharge Source:8588685 25th August 1919
1919
children Donald P. Barnfather Source:8588685 1919
1920
children Evelyn Muriel Source:8588685 1920
1928
children Cyril Source:8588685 1928
1938
location Croydon United Kingdom their own address Source:8588685 1938 - 1951
employment Engineer Source:8588685
employment Clerical officer Ministry of Supply United Kingdom Source:8588685
education Welleck Road School Newcastle-upon-Tyne United Kingdom Source:8588685
location 25 Kenilworth Rd, Newcastle-upon-Tyne United Kingdom Source:8588685
1951
death Not War Related Stomach cancer. Westminster Hospital, London United Kingdom Source:8588684 Source:8588685 18th December 1951
burial Mitcham Road Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Mitcham Road, London United Kingdom Source:8588685

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy
Initials P
Last Name Barnfather
Source 208815
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
204 Scotswood Road, Elswick, Tyne and Wear United Kingdom parents address known 1881
25 Kenilworth Rd, Newcastle-upon-Tyne United Kingdom
Croydon United Kingdom their own address 1938 - 1951
Leslie Hotel, Croydon United Kingdom known December 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Temporary Captain
British Army Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Temporary Lieutenant
British Army F/43 Middlesex Regiment 17th (Service) Battalion Serjeant
British Army Middlesex Regiment 13th (Service) Battalion Acting Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Donald P. Barnfather son 1919
Evelyn Muriel daughter 1920
Cyril son 1928
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret mother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Evelyn Harris wife March 1918
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914 5'3"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939, Mike Joyce Will72649
Croydon Common FC - Percy Barnfather Will72649
The Gazette Will72649
The London Gazette, Supplement 30158, Page 6512 Will72649
The London Gazette, Supplement 30178, Page 6958 Will72649
Football And The First World War - The Story of the Footballers’ Battalion in the First World War Will72649
13th Middlesex Regt. – WW1 – War Diary ~ Will72649

Multimedia

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Barnfather posing for a photo Will72649

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