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Place of Birth: Silsden, Yorkshire
Service No: 34851
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 12th (Service) Battalion. (Tees-side Pioneers)
Division: 40th Division
Date of Death: 1918-04-11
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Sp. Mem. C. 11.
CWGC Cemetery: CROIX-DU-BAC BRITISH CEMETERY, STEENWERCK
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SILSDEN, YORKSHIRE
Percy Lambert was the son of Thomas and Selina Lambert, née Rutter. Thomas was born at Silsden, Yorkshire and Selina at Bromsgrove, Worcestershire.
1901 Silsden, Yorkshire Census: 17, Elliott Street - Percy Lambert, aged 2 years, born Silsden, son of Thomas and Selina Lambert.
1911 Silsden, Yorkshire Census: 17, Elliott Street - Percy Lambert, aged 12 years, born Silsden, son of Thos. and Selina Lambert.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Percy Lambert, 34856, Yorkshire Regiment. Corrrect regimental No. 34851. No action unless medals returned.
Data Source: Cravens Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
LAMBERT, Percy, aged 19, Yorkshire Regiment, 17, Elliott Street, [Silsden], killed in action April 9-11, 1918.
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Private Percy LAMBERT
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 40th Division
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