We remember Percy Rowley

We remember Percy Rowley

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Conisbrough, Doncaster, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8500552 1882
1901
dates Age 18 Source:8500552 31st March 1901
1901
employment Professional Soldier The Crown United Kingdom Source:8500545 31st March 1901
1913
marriage Florence Rowley nee Madeley Source:8500545 17th May 1913
1914
children Edna Gladys Rowley Source:8500545 2nd September 1914
1915
dates Age 31 Source:8500545 11th February 1915
1915
employment Coal Miner Probably Morton Colliery Morton, near Stonebroom, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8500545 11th February 1915
1915
enlistment Mansfield, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:8500545 11th February 1915
1915
location Springwell Cottages, Stonebroom, Derbyshire United Kingdom their own address Source:8500545 11th February 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8500545 1st May 1915 - 16th September 1917
1916
hospitalisation Sent home for some six months, for recuperation from wounds (of a now unknown nature) Hospital/Institution Source:8500545 11th November 1916 - 10th June 1917
1917
dates Age 34 Source:8500545 16th September 1917
1917
service British Army Private 18765 York and Lancaster Regiment 9th (Service) Battalion Source:7399057 1917
1917
death Killed in Action Posted missing presumed dead on Sunday 16 September 1917 at the time of the 3rd Battle of Ypres, also known as the Battle of Passchendaele. He was C35. The Ypres Salient Belgium Source:7399057 Source:8500545 16th September 1917
burial Tyne Cot Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 125 to 128 Source:7399057

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy
Initials P
Last Name Rowley
Source 3845572
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Springwell Cottages, Stonebroom, Derbyshire United Kingdom their own address known 11th February 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 18765 York and Lancaster Regiment 9th (Service) Battalion Private
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
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edna Gladys Rowley daughter 2nd September 1914
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Rowley nee Madeley wife 17th May 1913
Religion
DateReligionSource
1913-05-17 Baptist

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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