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Current record for: Percy Richard William Rockall
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
 
Name Percy Richard William Rockall
Born in Highbury
Resident of Not Known
Died 11/09/1916
Age 24

Cause of Death Not Known

Cemetery or memorial Combles Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Grave or panel reference II. B. 14.

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World War 1

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Frederick James Rockall, Father
    37, Richmond Street, Plaistow
  • Clara Rockall, Mother
    37, Richmond Street, Plaistow
Military Information Military Information


Rank Gunner
Service Number 1290
Unit B Battery, 77th Brigade
Regiment Royal Field Artillery
Service Army
Enlisted in Not Known