We remember Percy Vernon

We remember Percy Vernon

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
sibling Frank Source:8502485 1890
1896
birth Knutsford United Kingdom Source:8502484 1896
1896
sibling Percy Source:8502485 1896
1898
sibling Elsie Source:8502485 1898
1901
dates Age 5 Source:8502484 1901
1911
dates Age 15 Source:8502485 1911
1911
location 116 King Street, knutsford United Kingdom parents address Source:8502485 1911
1914
dates Age 19 Source:8502486 28th December 1914
1914
employment Cabinet maker Knutsford, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:8502486 28th December 1914
1914
enlistment Knutsford United Kingdom Source:8502486 28th December 1914
1914
service British Army Sapper 59693 Royal Engineers 70th Field Company Source:8502486 28th December 1914 - 18th October 1915
1914
location 116, King Street, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address Source:8502486 28th December 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8502486 31st May 1915 - 20th October 1915
1915
location 116, King Street, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address Source:7063463 1915
1915
dates Age 20 Source:7063463 20th October 1915
1915
death Died of wounds Wounded on the 18th. Died at 9th Clearing Station. Records state he was interred in Lillers Cemetery on the 20th y Rev R Holme. Lillers France Source:7063463 Source:8502486 20th October 1915
burial Lillers Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France IV.D.7 Source:7063463

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Percy
Initials P
Last Name Vernon
Source 4557681
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
116 King Street, knutsford United Kingdom parents address known 1911
116, King Street, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address known 28th December 1914
116, King Street, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address known 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 59693 Royal Engineers 70th Field Company Sapper
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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Vernon mother
John Vernon father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frank brother 1890
Percy brother 1896
Elsie sister 1898
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-12-28 5'11"

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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
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Sylvia3155
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Sylvia3155

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Multimedia

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Memorial Inscription to Percy Vernon Sylvia3155
Teh Knutsford Centennilal War Memorial Sylvia3155

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