Percy Wingrove

Village memories: Loudwater (picture from SWOP website)

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The life and death of Percy Freeman Wingrove was recently researched by GSCE history student Matthew Crane of John Hamden Grammar School. He carried it out for a WWI tour of High Wycombe Cemetery in 2014 on behalf of Wycombe Museum. Please click here to read Matthew's research.

Data below taken from the Buckinghamshire Remembers website.
Name Percy Freeman WINGROVE
Rank/Number Lance Corporal 9571
Regiment Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry A Coy 1st Battalion
Age/Date of death 26 16 Nov 1919
How died/Theatre of war
Last known address
Cemetery High Wycombe Cemetery, Bucks
Grave or Memorial Reference 219
Location of memorial Loudwater
Date/Place of birth c1893 Wycombe
Date/Place of baptism 24 Sep 1893 Loudwater
Pre-war occupation of Casualty
Parents Freeman & Eliza Wingrove
Parent's occupation labourer in paper mill
Parents’ Address (last known) The Lodge, London Rd, Loudwater
Wife’s Address (last known)
Notes served in Persian Gulf

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