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Forename(s): Percy Tom
Place of Birth: Bashall Eaves, Yorkshire
Service No: 134673
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Field Artillery
Battalion / Unit: 36th Battery 33rd Brigade
Division: 8th Division
Date of Death: 1918-04-04
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: C. 13.
CWGC Cemetery: BOVES WEST COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: BASHALL EAVES, YORKSHIRE
Percy Tom Ireland (born 20 May 1893) was the son of James and Mary Ireland, née Knowles. James was born at Bashall Eaves, Yorkshire and Mary at Manchester, Lancashire.
1901 Bashall Eaves, Yorkshire Census: Old Hive - Percy Tom Ireland, aged 7 years, born Bashall Eaves, son of James and Mary Ireland.
1911 Bashall Eaves, Yorkshire Census: Talbot Bridge - Percy Tom Ireland, aged 17 years, born Mytton, Yorkshire, son of James and Mary Ireland.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Gnr Percy Ireland, 134673, R.F.A.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Gnr Percy Ireland, 134673, R.F.A. Dead. 4.4.18.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Gnr Percy Ireland, 134673, 36/33 Bde R.F.A. Date and Place of Death: 4.4.18 in action France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - James. £16 15s. 7d.
Photograph: ‘Clitheroe Advertiser’ (3 May 1918).
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Gunner Percy Tom IRELAND
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Field Artillery
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 8th Division
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