We remember Percy Maclear

We remember Percy Maclear

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
birth Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom Source:2842515 22nd October 1875
1881
location 2 Sussex Terrace,Portsea,Hampshire. United Kingdom parents address Source:6624322 1881
1884
education Cranleigh School Cranleigh, Surrey United Kingdom Source:6624332 1884 - 1886
1887
education The King's School Canterbury, Kent United Kingdom Source:6624332 January 1887 - July 1889
1889
education Bedford School United Kingdom Source:6624332 September 1889 - 1894
1891
location 2 Goldington Avenue,Bedford. United Kingdom parents address Source:6624299 1891
1894
education Royal Military College Sandhurst United Kingdom Source:2842515 1894 - 1895
1900
service British Army Captain Royal Dublin Fusiliers Source:8835319 1900
1908
marriage Ethel Phethean Source:2842515 2nd April 1908
1908
events Royal Humane Society's Award Royal Humane Society's Award Khartoum Sudan Source:2842515 1908
1910
children Emily Mary MacLear Source:2842515 30th November 1910
1910
location Pine Cottage, Gordon Road, Camberley, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:6624332 1910
1911
employment Major H M Army Camberley, Surrey United Kingdom Source:6624316 April 1911
1911
location Irevalyn,The Avenue,Camberley,Surrey. United Kingdom their own address Source:6624316 1911
1914
service British Army Brevet Major Royal Dublin Fusiliers Source:2842515 7th April 1914
1914
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Royal Dublin Fusiliers attached to Nigeria Regiment - West African Frontier Force Source:6624332 15th April 1914 - 30th August 1914
1914
service Other Empire Force Lieutenant Colonel West African Frontier Force 2nd Nigeria Regiment Source:2842515 1914
1914
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Royal Dublin Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:2842515 1914
theatres Nigeria :5d Source:6624319
1914
death Killed in Action Killed in action at Guara,by German machine gun fire. Reported missing together with Captain Aubin after fighting near Garua (First Battle of Garua 29-31 August 1914 - Wikipedia) Garua Cameroon Source:2842515 Source:8835318 30th August 1914
burial Lokoja Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nigeria Source:8835318
sibling Basil Maclear Source:8835318

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy
Initials P
Last Name Maclear
Source 2842515
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
2 Goldington Avenue,Bedford. United Kingdom parents address 1891
2 Sussex Terrace,Portsea,Hampshire. United Kingdom parents address 1881
Irevalyn,The Avenue,Camberley,Surrey. United Kingdom their own address 1911
Pine Cottage, Gordon Road, Camberley, Surrey United Kingdom their own address known 1910
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Dublin Fusiliers 1st Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
Other Empire Force West African Frontier Force 2nd Nigeria Regiment Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Royal Dublin Fusiliers Brevet Major
British Army Royal Dublin Fusiliers Captain
British Army Royal Dublin Fusiliers attached to Nigeria Regiment - West African Frontier Force Lieutenant Colonel
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Mary MacLear daughter 30th November 1910
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Casey mother
Henry Wallich MacLear father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Basil MacLear brother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Phethean wife 2nd April 1908

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Paul21340
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Paul21340
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Paul21340
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Paul21340
GRO War Death Army Officers Indices (1914 to 1921) Transcription Paul21340
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Paul21340
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Paul21340
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hannah21187
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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King's School, Canterbury - Roll of Honour - Percy McLear Paul21340
The Western Front Association - Percy McLear Paul21340
The Bond of Sacrifice: Percy MacLear Hannah21187

Multimedia

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Lieutenant Colonel Percy MacLear Paul21340
Bedford School Memorial Panel Amy154754

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