SCOTT Richard Percival
Regiment : 2nd/8th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 242214
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 24 on 15th November 1917
Buried : Commemorated on Arras Memorial, France, Bay 6.
Birthplace : Born and resident Redditch, Worcestershire, enlisted Worcester
Relatives : Son of John and Sarah Matilda Scott, 12 Park Rd., Redditch, Worcestershire
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Also appears on : Redditch St Stephen’s Church. Redditch Secondary School now Trinity High School WW1 Memorial.
Credits : Researched by Jillian Coombes.
On the 1911 census Richard, aged 18, Apprentice Tailor, lived with his parents John and Sarah M. Scott at 10 Market Place, Redditch.
Richard Scott has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Arras Memorial.