Lance Corporal Percy Richardson

King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Died: Wednesday 27 March 1918 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
RICHARDSON, PERCY
Additional information:
Son of Mrs. B. S. Richardson, of 5, Kelt Place, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, and the late C. Richardson.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 7.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Captain Richardson
Context:
commander
Date:
23 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 27)
Name:
Lieutenant Richardson
Context:
other
Date:
23 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 17 (Duke of Cambridge's) Lancers (page 11)
Name:
Major Richardson
Context:
other
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 75)
Name:
Lieutenant Richardson
Context:
commander
Date:
28 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 17 (Duke of Cambridge's) Lancers (page 12)
Name:
Captain D C H Richardson
Context:
other
Date:
25 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 (Prince of Wales) Lancers (page 250)
Name:
Lance Corporal J H Richardson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 338)
Name:
Captain D C H Richardson
Context:
combat
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 (Prince of Wales) Lancers (page 248)
Name:
Private W Richardson
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 339)
Name:
Private R H Richardson
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 339)