Born: 1881, Ipswich.
Died: 15th September 1918; age 36; Died of Wounds.
Residence: 54, Phoenix Road, Ipswich.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 25406;
Regiment: Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 14th Battalion.
Formerly S/19243, R.A.S.C.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John Richard & Harriett Abbott, of Ipswich; husband of Mena Elvina Abbott, of 54, Phoenix Road, Ipswich.
1891 8, Milton Street, Ipswich.
Percy was 9 years old and living with his parents, siblings & step brothers.
John Richard Abbott, 41, a Mariner – Stoker, born Newington, Surrey.
Harriet Abbott (nee Elden), 34, born Ditchingham, Norfolk.
William Henry Abbott, 18, a General Labourer, born Bermondsey, London.
John Abbott, 17, a General Labourer, born Loughton, Essex.
Edwin Abbott, 12, an Errand Boy, born Ditchingham.
Frank Abbott, 11, born Ditchingham.
Charles Elden Abbott, 8, born Ipswich.
Arthur Bartholomew Abbott, 7, born Ipswich.
Victoria Mary Harriet Abbott, 3, born Ipswich.
1901 289, Spring Road, Ipswich.
Percy was 19 years old, a Bread Maker. He was living with parents, siblings & step brothers.
John, 50, a Foundry Clerk.
William, 28, a Sawyer.
Edwin, 22, a Sweet Confectioner.
Charles, 18, Moulder at Foundry.
Arthur, 16, a Gardener.
Walter Archibald Abbott, 6, born Ipswich.
Maurice Frederick Abbott, 1, born Ipswich.
1911 37, Phoenix Road, Ipswich.
Percy was 29, a Baker at Co-operative Stores. He was married & Head of the Household.
In 1911, Percy married Mena Elvina Nicholls, born 1880, Rushmere St. Andrew, Suffolk.
Probate to Mena Elvina Abbott – widow.
Soldiers’ Effects to Mena E. Abbott – widow.
Percy is also remembered on the war memorial at St. John the Baptist Church, Ipswich.