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About Percy Woolliams

Date of Birth
December 1889

Service Number
45813

Birth Place
Cherrington, Warwickshire, England

Baptism
12 January, 1890 Cherrington, Warwickshire, England

Date of Death
23 July, 1917 28y

Place of Death
France

Burial
Hedge row Trench Cemetery, Belgium

Relationships

Parents
Frederick Woolliams born abt 1859 and Louisa (Winter) born abt 1864 Married 24 December,1888 Tysoe, Warwickshire, England

Siblings
Albert Alan born abt 1891, Bertha born abt 1893, Frank born abt 1896, Frederick born abt 1900, Hilda born abt 1906

Career

Service
Army

Unit
20th Durham Light Infantry

Rank
Private

Enlisted Address
Raby Castle Gardens, Staindrop, Durham, England

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1911 Gardener

Campaigns
France and Flanders

Additional Information

Census Information
1891 Cherrington, Worcestershire, England 1901 Cherrington, Warwickshire?, England 1911 Wellbeck Gardens, Nottinghamshire, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past, Family Search, Staindrop Parish Messenger 1917

Notes
Staindrop Parish Messenger 1917 "He was, up to his enlistment, engaged in the Raby Castle Gardens and to his pleasant and genial disposition can be attributed his ability to make many friends, which he did while at Raby, especially as an active member of the Raby Castle cricket Team and Reading Room."

- Research by DB