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Sidgwick, P.M., Pte., 1917

Photo: Dorothy Hall

On Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial is the name of 89531 Private Percival Milner Sidgwick, serving with the Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) who died 01/08/1917.

In Kirk Merrington Churchyard is a family headstone which reads:-

loving memory of
Mary Jane
beloved wife of
John Milner Sidgwick
who died 26th June 1900
aged 37 years
also of
Pte. Percival Milner Sidgwick
son of the above
who fell in action in France
1st August 1917 aged 27 years

His name is given as Henry Milner Sidgwick at Blyth on B42.30, and as Percival Milner Sidgwick on B42.09 and B42.36

The CWGC entry for Private Sidgwick

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk