We remember Wilfred Percy Nevill

We remember Wilfred Percy Nevill

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Islington, London United Kingdom Source:8498399 Source:8643306 14th July 1894
1901
dates Age 6 Source:8643310 1901
1901
location Somerset Road, Sea View, St Helens, Isle of Wight United Kingdom Source:8643310 1901
1911
dates Age 16 Source:8643311 1911
1911
location School House, Dover College, Dover, Kent United Kingdom school/college address Source:8643311 1911
1913
education BA interrupted due to War Jesus College Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8498399 1913 - 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3223910 27th July 1915
service British Army Captain East Yorkshire Regiment Source:7198258
service British Army Captain East Yorkshire Regiment Attached East Surrey Regiment Source:8643303
1916
death Killed in Action France Source:7198258 Source:8643303 1st July 1916
burial Carnoy Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7198258

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Wilfred Percy
Initials WP
Last Name Nevill
Source 3223910
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
School House, Dover College, Dover, Kent United Kingdom school/college address known 1911
Somerset Road, Sea View, St Helens, Isle of Wight United Kingdom known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army East Yorkshire Regiment Captain
British Army East Yorkshire Regiment Attached East Surrey Regiment Captain
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

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
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33

External Evidence

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Jesus College Archives Susan39810
Photo album Susan39810
Billie The Nevill Letters: 1914-1916 by Ruth Elwin Harris Susan39810
The Battle of the Somme online exhibition Charlotte33
Express, Battle of Somme: Tommies were poured into the mincer and spat out by the thousands Catherine91214
British Legion: sport remembers Capt Nevill Katherine27600
Exploring Surrey's Past. Katherine27600

Multimedia

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Motorcycling party Susan39810
WP Nevill Susan39810
Grave photo takenin 2006 christine46809
Football displayed in Museum at Dover Castle Roz92989

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