ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN
P. IX. C. 1A. France
Memorial Plaque, St Lawrence Church, Bovingdon Memorial Plaque, Memorial Hall, Bovingdon
Born in 1896 in Stockwell and baptised on 11 Dec 1896 in All Saint’s, Lambeth son of Agnes Piercey and was living in The School of Handicrafts for Poor Boys in Chertsey in 1911 training to be a gardener.
Enlisted at Watford. Military Medal (London Gazette 16 Nov 1917).
Died of wounds in the 6th General Hospital, Rouen.
Variously spelled Piercey (Census and Registry) or Piercy (SDITGW and CWGC)