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Current record for: Percy Harold John Davey
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Name Percy Harold John Davey
Born in Holloway - Middlesex
Resident of Manor Park - Essex
Died 06/08/1915
Age 27

Cause of Death Killed in action

Cemetery or memorial Helles Memorial, Turkey
Grave or panel reference Panel 144 to 150 or 229 to 233

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World War 1

Military Information Military Information

Rank Sergeant
Service Number 8509
Unit 1st Battalion
Regiment Essex Regiment
Service Army
Enlisted in Warley - Essex