Born: 1888, Ipswich.

Died: 1st July 1916; age 28; KiA.

Enlistment Location; West Hartlepool, Durham.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 11853

Regiment: West Yorkshire Regiment,

(Prince of Wales’s Own), 10th Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:


Fricourt New Military Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mr George Tyler, of 32, Stirling Street, Ipswich.




1891   Eastward Ho, Cottage, Dover Road, Ipswich.


Percy was 3 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

George William Tyler, 39, a Bricklayer, born Ipswich.

Anna Tyler (nee King), 39, born Rushmere St. Andrew, Suffolk.

Leonora Frances Gennetta Tyler, 14, born Ipswich.

Blanche Belinda Selina Tyler, 9, born Ipswich.

Edward Ernest A. Tyler, 7, born Ipswich.

Robert Leslie Oliver Tyler, 5, born Ipswich.

Florence Agatha May Tyler, 2, born Ipswich.


1901   188, Cauldwell Hall Road, Ipswich.


Percy was 13 years old and living with his widowed father & siblings.

George, 49, a Bricklayer.

Blanche, 19, the Housekeeper.

Edward, 17, a Seaman.

Robert, 15, a Picture Frame Maker – own account.

Florence, 11.


1911   Cambridge Workhouse, 81a, Mill Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.


Percy was 24 years old, a Bricklayer’s Labourer. He was an inmate at the workhouse.


West Yorkshire Regiment,

(Prince of Wales’s Own), 10th Battalion

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