Regiment : D Battery 156th Brigade Royal Field Artillery
Service number : 841060
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds aged 22 on 20th April 1918
Buried : Haringhe (Bandaghem) Military Cemetery, Belgium. Grave V. C. 18.
Birthplace : Bromsgrove, enlisted Birmingham
Relatives : Son of George and Sarah Perrins, of Bexley Villa, Middle Rd., Aston Pields, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Memorial : Aston Fields War Memorial
Also appears on : Bromsgrove Independent Order of Oddfellows under British Queen Lodge.
G. Perrins, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery was employed by the Midland Railway as a Fitter’s Boy in the Carriage and Wagon Department at Bromsgrove Station. These details are recorded in the company’s memorial book.
Source: In Remembrance of the Brave Men of the Midland Railway who Gave their Lives in the Great War 1914-1919. Published by the company to coincide with the unveiling of the Midland Railway War Memorial at Derby on Thursday 15th December 1921 at 11.45am.