The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private P R Bacon


Photograph by "Charlie"

Private Percy Robert(s) BACON, G/31446,  7th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  (formerly 61503, Middlesex Regiment), died of wounds, 16th October 1918, age 18.

5th December 1889, born Tottenham, Middlesex, son of Ellen and the late Clifford Bacon, of Clerkenwell, London.

5th March 1901, Christ Church, West Green, Haringey, Baptisms, parents Clifford (carman) & Ellen Bacon of 24 Glenwood Road, West Green.

Frank Elwood Bacon, born 26th September 1894; Ernest Edwin Bacon, born 6th December 1896; Percy Roberts Bacon, born 5th December 1889.

1911 Census - 3 Haywards Place, St Johns Street, Clerkenwell - Clifford Read Bacon. head, age 45, married, carman, distillery, born Monk Soham, Suffolk; Ellen Roberts Bacon, wife, age 43, married 19 years, 5 children, all still alive, born Wallingford, Berkshire; Harry Clifford Bacon, son, age 18, single, advertising clerk, born Islington, London; Frank Elwood Bacon, son, age 16, single, wool porter, wool warehouse, born Tottenham, Middlesex; Ernest Edwin Bacon, son, age 14, kitchen porter, restaurant. born  Tottenham, Middlesex; Percy Roberts Bacon, son, age 11, school, born Tottenham, Middlesex; Jack Bacon, son, age 9, school, born Tottenham, Middlesex.

Enlisted  London, resided Clerkenwell, EC.

Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, XIII.B.11A., Surrey.

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