Percy Reginald Stiles

Rank Lance Corporal
Service No 321433
Date of Death 18/07/1918
Age 20
Regiment/Service London Regiment (City of London Rifles) 6th Battalion.
Cemetery Bavelincourt Communal Cemetery

Percy was born in the spring of 1898 and baptised at Holy Trinity, East Finchley, on 4th September of that year. His father, Frank, a commercial traveller, later an insurance agent, and mother had three other children; Frank (b.1893), Cyril (b.1893) and Hector (b.1902). His brother Cyril died too in the First World War, on 7th August 1915, and is also remembered on the St Paul’s memorial.