1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Sidney Percy Sidney Percy Ives

Contributed by: Enid Goodfield, on 2008-11-11

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First Name Sidney Percy
Surname Sidney Percy Ives
Year of Birth Unknown
Year of Death 1957
Regiment Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence St Albans, Hertfordshire

Sidney Percy's Story

My Godfather and Great Uncle. A bachelor who enjoyed travelling. He was a member of St Saviours Church, St Albans. He never spoke of his time in the trenches, but I am the proud owner of his war diary (first year of the war only) and war photographs.

Known as Percy. Enlisted in the Hertfordshire Regt (T) on 2 September 1914. Trained at Rougham, near Bury St Edmunds until dropped to France with Regt on 5 November 1914. "B" Company.

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