PERCY EDWARD HUNNIBELL

Photograph courtesy of Ryan.

Born: 1892, Ipswich.

Died: 24th April 1917; age: 25; KiA.

Residence: ‘Eden Villas’ 202, Berkhampstead Road, Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

Enlistment Location: Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

Date of Entry Therein: 21st September 1915 – France.

 

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 14416.

Regiment: Duke of Edinburgh’s Wiltshire Regiment, 7th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.

 

Grave Reference:

III.B.16.

Doiran Military Cemetery,

Doirani,

Greece.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Edward M. & Mildred Emma Hunnibell, of 202, Berkhamstead Road, Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   37, Alexander Street, Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

 

Percy was 8 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Edward Mark Hunnibell, 34, a Letterpress Printer, born Ipswich.

Mildred Emma Hunnibell (nee Norfolk), 31, born Burstall, Suffolk.

Annie Mildred Hunnibell, 7, born Ipswich.

James Robert Hunnibell, 3, born Chesham.

1 boarder.

 

1911   37, Alexander Street, Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

 

Percy was 18 years old, a Printer’s Apprentice – General Printers. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Edward, 45, a Printer – Letterpress – General Printers.

Mildred, 42.

Annie, 17, a Brush Drawer.

James, 13, an Errand Boy.

Frank William Hunnibell, 9, born Chesham.

Winifred Kate Hunnibell, 8, born Chesham.

Frederick Charles Hunnibell, 6, born Chesham.

Reginald Thomas Hunnibell, 2, born Chesham.

 

Percy’s Will dated the 10th March 1917 expressed his wish that all his property and effects go to his Mother – Mrs. Hunnibell, of ‘Eden Villas’ 202, Berkhamstead Road, Chesham, Buckinghamshire

 

Soldiers’ Effects to Mildred E. Hunnibell – mother.

 

Duke of Edinburgh’s Wiltshire Regiment, 7th Battalion.

 

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