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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post 2nd November 1915. 
Courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook page Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
Person Details
He was the son of William Edward and Clara Read, of 17 Edgware Road, Bulwell, Nottingham.
27 Sep 1915
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1767387 - CWGC Website
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Private
13th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers
Pte. Percy Read, 13th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers, was killed in action on 27th September 1915. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Loos Memorial.
Nottingham Post obituary (abridged), 20 October 1915. 'Read. Killed in action September 27th, Drummer Percy Read, 13th Northumberland Fusiliers, age (-) of 87 Edgeware Road, Bulwell. Mother, father, brothers, sisters.'
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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post 2nd November 1915. 
Courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook page Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
    Percy Read - Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post 2nd November 1915. Courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook page Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.