Rank: Private
Service Number:33400.
Regiment: 11th Bn East Lancashire Regiment
Formerly: Manchester Regiment
Died Saturday 28th September 1918
Age 19
County Memorial Unknown
Commemorated\Buried Tyne Cot Memorial

Percy's Story.

Percy was born in 1899, 3rd son of Samuel and Isabella Moss of The Huts, Statham  The family later resided at the Baptist Chpel House as Samuel was the chapel caretaker.  Percy was educated ay Lymm Parochial School.  He initially enlisted with the Manchester Regiment in Altrincham, service number 61037,  trasnferring to the East Lancashire Regiment at a later date.
He was killed on 28th September 1918 aged 19

Researched and compiled by Lynn Smith