SMITH Percy William
Regiment : 4th Reserve Battalion Grenadier Guards
Service number : 16560
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 1st June 1915 aged 21
Buried : Brompton Cemetery, London, England, Grave N. 173153.
Birthplace : Pershore
Relatives : Son of Arthur and Mary Ann Smith
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men's Club
Additional information on the memorial: Grenadier Guards
Grenadier Guards. Died 1st June 1915. Age 21 years.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
A photograph of Private Percy W. Smith of Pershore can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 3rd July 1915, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: http://pershoreww1.webs.com/