- Surnames starting with the letter P. 

Joseph Clarence Percival

Ship/Rgn/Sqn No:19th Bn
Name of Rgt or Ship:Northumberland Fusiliers
How Died:Killed in Action
Country of burial:FranceGrave Photo:Yes
Cemetery or Memorial:Godewaersvelde British Cemetery
Town Memorial:Sale
Extra Information:
Born during the June quarter 1899 in the Bucklow R.D. - ref: 8a/181, the
eldest son of Joseph & Fanny Percival (nee Taylor).

1901 Census - Field Terrace, Ashton upon Mersey.    Son - aged: 1 - born:
Manchester.  Head of houisehold - Joseph Percival - Married - aged: 32 -
occ: Carter Teamsman on Farm - born: Manley, Cheshire.   Also - Fanny
Percival - Wife - aged: 32 - born: Broseley, Shropshire.    Plus 2 siblings
and 1 lodger.

Attended Springfield Road School.

1911 Census - 12 Darley Street, Sale.   Son - aged: 11 - Scholar - born:
Old Trafford.   Head of household - Joseph Percival - Married - aged: 42 -
occ: Coachman (domestic) - bornL Manley, Cheshire.   Also - Fanny Percival
- Wife - aged: 39 - born: Broseley, Shropshire.   Plus 5 siblings.

Employed as a Teamsman by Brundrett Bros, Woodheys Farm, Ashton on Mersey.

Tyneside Pioneers.

He had seen much heavy fighting and had been a victim of mustard gas
previously.    On the night of his death, he and one of his comrades had
been killed by a shell as he was coming out after completing a nights work

Cenotaph lists name simply as J. Percival.

Memorials found on:
St. Paul's (Sale)
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