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Place of Birth: Sutton-in-Craven, Yorkshire
Service No: 267092
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 2nd Battalion
Division: 4th Division
Date of Death: 1918-08-31
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 6.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SUTTON-IN-CRAVEN, YORKSHIRE
Percy Overend was the son of Heaton and Mary Ann Overend, née Hargreaves. Heaton was born at Sutton-in-Craven and Mary at Steeton, Yorkshire.
1901 Sutton-in-Craven, Yorkshire Census: Gardeners' Arms - Percy Overend, aged 5 years, born Sutton, son of Mary Ann Overend, widow.
1911 Sutton-in-Craven, Yorkshire Census: 11, Elm Road - Percy Overend, aged 15 years, born Sutton, son of Mary Ann Overend, widow.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Percy Overend, 267092, West Riding Regiment.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Percy Overend, 267092, 2nd Bn W. Riding. Date and Place of Death: 31.8.18 France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Sister - Susannah £7 0s. 0d. Brother - Albert £7 0s. 0d.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Private Percy OVEREND
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 4th Division
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