Percy Cyril Wiggins

Name

Percy Cyril Wiggins

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

12/12/1917
33

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
60152
Royal Fusiliers
26th Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

GIAVERA BRITISH CEMETERY, ARCADE
Plot 1. Row A. Grave 3.
Italy

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Royston Town War Memorial

Pre War

Youngest son of Henry Wiggins of Royston, Hertfordshire, he was married with four children.

Wartime Service

He initially enlisted in the Bedfordshire Regiment with the Regimental Number 29767. Percy was wounded in the chest in September 1916. He was later transferred to the 26th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers and was posted to Italy. Percy died in Italy on the 12th December 1917.

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson