We remember John Percy Betts

We remember John Percy Betts

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
sibling Helen C Betts Source:8777491 1888
1889
sibling Archabald R Betts Source:8777491 1889
1891
sibling Lawrence J Betts Source:8777491 1891
1892
birth Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom Source:8696360 Source:8694694 24th January 1892
1893
sibling Herbert R Betts Source:8740031 1893
1901
location College Road, Maidstone United Kingdom parents address Source:8777491 1st April 1901
1901
sibling Florence A Betts Source:8740031 1901
1904
education Maidstone Grammar School Maidstone United Kingdom Source:8696363 17th September 1904 - 1908
1904
sibling Kenneth Betts Source:8740031 1904
1911
employment Butcher Source:8777493 1st April 1911
1911
location 55 Week Street, Maidstone United Kingdom their own address Source:8777493 1st April 1911
1917
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8696368 24th December 1917
1918
death Killed in Action Killed as a result of friendly fire Pas de Calais France Source:7271781 Source:8740033 Source:8694694 6th August 1918
1919
sibling Joyce Betts Source:8740031 1919
service British Army Corporal 270991 The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) "C" Coy. 10th (R. East Kent and West Kent Yeomanry) Bn. Source:7271781
service British Army Corporal 270991 East Kent Regiment 10th east Battalion Source:326421
service British Army Corporal 2355 Kent Regiment 1/1st Battalion Source:326421
enlistment Maidstone, Kent United Kingdom Source:8740033
location Greenhill Farm, Otham, Maidstone, Kent. United Kingdom parents address Source:7271781
burial Otham War Memorial St. Venant-Robecq Road British Cemetery, Robecq Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Otham, Kent Pas de Calais United Kingdom France III. C. 24. Source:8694694 Source:7271781

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Percy
Initials JP
Last Name Betts
Source 7271781
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
55 Week Street, Maidstone United Kingdom their own address known 1st April 1911
College Road, Maidstone United Kingdom parents address known 1st April 1901
Greenhill Farm, Otham, Maidstone, Kent. United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2355 Kent Regiment 1/1st Battalion Corporal
British Army 270991 East Kent Regiment 10th east Battalion Corporal
British Army 270991 The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) "C" Coy. 10th (R. East Kent and West Kent Yeomanry) Bn. Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Clara Farmer mother
James Rayner Betts father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen C Betts sister 1888
Archabald R Betts brother 1889
Lawrence J Betts brother 1891
Kenneth Betts step-brother 1904
Joyce Betts step-sister 1919
Florence A Betts step-sister 1901
Herbert R Betts step-brother 1893
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-01-21 5'9"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Stephen27718
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Stephen27718
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stephen27718
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stephen27718
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stephen27718
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stephen27718

External Evidence

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MGS Fallen WW1 for John Percy Betts Bearsted33934

Multimedia

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John Percy Betts Family Group Sheet Bearsted33934
Otham Village War Memorial Bearsted33934
John Percy Betts Stephen27718
Entry in Maidstone Grammar School Memorial Book Stephen27718
John Betts Photograph Stephen27718
Transcription of award of MM Stephen27718

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